Choose or Die

Choose or Die (2022)

Choose or Die first published by VODzilla.co While Laura (Kate Fleetwood) and her teenage son Gabe (Pete MacHale) argue aggressively in their large, luxuriously modernist home, Laura’s husband Hal (Eddie Marsan) retreats into his den – and into childhood. For he has loaded up and is about to play a computer game from the Eighties…

warcraft

Warcraft: The Beginning (2016)

First published by Little White Lies Let’s go back to the beginning. In 1994, Blizzard Entertainment released its real-time strategy game Warcraft: Orcs and Humans, in which orcs from the world of Draenor used a magical trans-dimensional portal to invade the human world of Azeroth. Its success led to two sequels – but it was…

Wreck-It Ralph (2012)

Wreck-It Ralph first published by Sight & Sound, Feb 2013 Review: “What’s going on in this candy-coated heart of darkness?” wonders Wreck-It Ralph, the dungaree’d villain in 30-year-old arcade game Fix-It Felix Jr.     The most straightforward answer to Ralph’s question is nostalgia. For as this existentially anxious wannabe hero emigrates from his own Eighties…