Film Reviews

Film Reviews
The latest film and movie reviews. Every single release will be critiqued and rated here at The Hollywood News.

Ant-Man Review: “Lightest & funniest Marvel entry yet”

Ant-Man review: A lighter, more carefree and fun entry in the Marvel cinematic universe. Ever since 2008's Iron Man took the world by storm Marvel have been an unstoppable box-office juggernaut. They have three films sitting in the top ten highest...
Ted 2 review

Ted 2 review: “Big on laughs, a worthwhile experience for MacFarlane fans”

Ted 2 review: Big on laughs but for those who are yet to be converted, be warned - this could be a Ted-ious experience. The cuddly, cursing, bear is back, having scored a hit in 2012's Ted. The first film...

Housebound Review: “A mixed bag, though a very original horror”

Housebound review: A mixed bag, it attempts several different themes which comes off as a little confusing. That being said, Housebound is one of the most original horror films that you will have seen in a long time. Director: Gerard...

Comet Review

Director: Sam Esmail Cast: Justin Long, Emmy Rossum Running time: 91 minutes Certificate: 15 Synopsis: Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple's six-year relationship. For Dell (Justin Long) and Kimberly (Emmy Rossum),...

SFF: Pasolini Review

Director: Abel Ferrara Cast: Willem Dafoe, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ninetto Davoli Certificate: N/A Running Time: 86 minutes Synopsis: Controversial Italian film-maker, Pasolini works on a number of projects, all the while unaware that doom awaits him on a beach outside Rome.  You'd be hard pushed to think of...
Magic Mike XXL review

Magic Mike XXL review: “The feel good movie of the summer”

Magic Mike XXL review: Feels like a lighter version of the first movie – dumbed down but pumped up to the max, which might make it the best comedy of the summer so far. It’s a muggy Monday evening in...

Terminator Genisys review: “As average as you’ve been expecting’

Terminator Genisys review: Come with me if you want to see a really average movie. The very average fifth film in the series fails to live up to expectations. Six years on from the mess that was Terminator Salvation comes...

SFF: The Russian Woodpecker Review

Director: Chad Gracia Certificate: N/A Running Time: 80 minutes Synopsis: Documentary maker, Chad Gracia returns to Cold War whisperings in Ukraine, as well as the current crisis, through an experimental artist who is searching for the truth about Chernobyl and the infamous Duga-3, AKA The...

Knock Knock review: ‘Enjoyable, entertaining but somewhat infuriating’

Knock Knock review: Whilst not as intense as the movies that inspired it, Knock Knock is an enjoyable, entertaining, if not somewhat infuriating, stab at the home invasion torment genre. Perpetually cast as a bachelor, Reeves struggles during the opening...
Minions review

Minions Review: “A joyous ride with something for everyone”

Minions review: Minions is a joyous journey that will please both kids and adults. There is something for everyone; even the jokes that only adults will understand will still make kids laugh. Directors: Pierre Coffin, Kyle Balda Cast: Pierre Coffin, Sandra...