Random ramblings on music and movies

Reviews and entertainment articles by Dave Simpson

xXx strikes back – a Return of Xander Cage review

I originally came across Vin Diesel one random weekend during my childhood when I got my hands on a rental copy of The Chronicles of Riddick precursor Pitch Black, but … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Rogue One: A Spoiler Free Review

If you’ve ever explored the articles on this site, then you’ve probably picked up on the fact that I’m a Star Wars fanatic. From the big screen to the books … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Road to Rogue One – a Star Wars: Catalyst review

2016 has seen a significant expansion of the wider Star Wars universe, with novels like Life Debt and Bloodline beginning to bridge the gap between Return of the Jedi and … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Star Wars: Breaking Down the Best Characters – My top 10 favourites

I’ve been toying around with the idea of doing some random rambling about Star Wars characters for a while and with Rogue One right around the corner, now seems as … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · 2 Comments

Anna Kendrick’s Scrappy Little Nobody – book review

If you don’t adore Anna Kendrick, then you’ve either never come across any of her movies or you’re just in denial because I don’t buy for a second that anyone … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Monster – movie review

While most moviegoers are flocking to find fantastic beasts and getting ready to join up with Jyn Erso, one of the year’s most superb cinematic offerings has been unceremoniously overlooked. … Continue reading

November 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Arrival – a spoiler free review

After a summer stuffed with so many subpar sequels and uninspired special effects fests, it’s refreshing to finally find a film that tells an original tale and provokes thought in … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · Leave a comment