Dawn of the Dead

Dawn of the Dead (1978)

Dawn of the Dead first published by Through The Trees Magazine George A. Romero’s Dawn of the Dead is a sequel of sorts (with no common characters) to his groundbreaking sociopolitical zombie film Night of the Living Dead (1968) – and its two opening sequences offer a sketch in diptych of society in rapid, chaotic…

In Fabric

In Fabric (2018)

In Fabric first published by Little White Lies Having set his previous features in Transylvania (Katalin Varga, 2009), Italy (Berberian Sound Studio, 2012) and a Middle-European Amazonia (The Duke of Burgundy, 2014), Peter Strickland returns to his native Britain for In Fabric. The location is the semi-fictitious ‘Thames Valley On Thames’, stuck in what appears…

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

Review first published by Film4. Synopsis: Cody Cameron and Kris Pearson’s sugar-rush cartoon sequel puts the fast food into Jurassic Park. Review: Never meet your heroes. This is just one of many takeaway lessons offered by Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2, along with: don’t turn your back on your loved ones; corporations can…

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Review first published by Little White Lies On the small sardine-fishing island of Swallow Falls, would-be inventor (and already-be geek) Flint Lockwood has a plan to win the town’s – and more importantly his father’s – approval. His latest invention, designed to convert water into food, is accidentally rocket-launched into the sky, but when a…