[REVIEW] The Good Immigrant, ed. by Nikesh Shukla

  Who gets to tell a story? The answer to that depends on who you ask. Mainstream directors (read: white men) would likely say nothing’s off limits and it’s anyone’s game, but some cinemagoers might beg to differ. #OscarsSoWhite has trended for the last two years on Twitter during awards season in protest at the…

[REVIEW] Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping

Release date: 26th August 2016 Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥  It’s scarcely possible to discuss musical spoofs without the ghost of This Is Spinal Tap billowing fluffily in the background, so let’s just get it out of the way. ‘Spinal Tap for the YouTube/Twitter/Snapchat generation’ has already been thrown around liberally with reference to Andy…

[REVIEW] Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Release date: 25th March 2016 Rating: ♥ ♥ If there’s one thing to take away from the latest superhero outing featuring two heavyweights of the DC universe, it’s this: a lack of communication is the root of all relationship problems. Even in a wholly non-romantic relationship between two superhero antagonists who hate each other based…