Pose Impressions

This post is about the first season of the FX show Pose, and contains full spoilers within. I recommend watching the show before reading. In addition, it’s worth noting that this show revolves around mainly black, trans and gay characters and as a straight white cis man, I would urge you to look for writings …

The Wind Rises

This review is part of a series of the best of the decade. You can read the other entries in the list by clicking this link. This review contains full spoilers for The Wind Rises and I recommend watching before reading this. It’s hard to do something like pick a ‘favourite Ghibli’ film, because ranking them seems …

A Serious Man

This review is part of a series of the best of the decade. You can read the other entries in the list by clicking this link. This review contains spoilers for A Serious Man and I recommend watching before reading this. It’s a new year and indeed a new decade – with this somewhat arbitrary …

Joker

This is one of my few film reviews that is actually topical, so it's worth noting here that this contains major spoilers for Joker and I would recommend watching that film before reading this.  Ok, so this is an interesting one. It’s worth prefacing a few things. The first is that in terms of comic books, …

Eyes Wide Shut

This post contains spoilers for Eyes Wide Shut, and I would recommend watching that before reading.  In my last two posts on film, I’ve looked at films centred around romance, and their differing takes on it. Pale Flower and Phantom Thread both square their aim onto troubled relationships and aim to try and find the beauty …

Ace Attorney Investigations 2: Prosecutor’s Path

This is the sixth in a series of Ace Attorney reviews and I recommend reading the others before this. This post will contain spoilers for Ace Attorney Investigations 2: Prosecutor's Path and all the games preceding it. Thanks for reading! Let’s get something out of the way before we start this, because I think it’s important: I don’t really like Prosecutor’s Path. …

Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth

This is the fifth in a series of Ace Attorney reviews and I recommend reading the others before this. This post will contain spoilers for Ace Attorney Investigations and all the games preceding it. Thanks for reading! Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth was the first spin-off game the Ace Attorney series would receive. Initially conceived of as starring Ema Skye …