Archive for April, 2013

April 12, 2013

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 12th April Releases

AT The Movies 12 April

Please click the image above to read this week’s “At The Movies” column as it appears in Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer. The films reviewed are “The Place Beyond The Pines”, “Scary Movie 5” and a special preview of “Oblivion”.

April 12, 2013

The Fly: “The Remakes Nobody Wanted” Article.

Fly Remakes Articles

Please click the image above to read my article on music magazine The Fly’s website, about the worst remakes of all time.

The Fly is the UK’s most popular music magazine, with copies available nationwide.

April 12, 2013

Entertainmentwise: “The Place Beyond The Pines” review

Pines Pic

may not be the movie of the year many were hoping for, but it’s a damn fine one nonetheless.”


April 8, 2013

BBC Radio Oxford: “Films On Friday” 05/04/2013

Please click the player above to listen to “Films On Friday” which was broadcast on BBC Radio Oxford on 05/04/2013.

Alongside new Drivetime host Davir Prever I review “Dark Skies”, “Spring Breakers” and “A Late Quartet”. We were pushed for time so the segment is somewhat briefer than usual.

April 6, 2013

‘The Fly’ Magazine

The Fly


From the May 2013 issue, I am pleased to say I will be writing a new film section in “The Fly”, the UK’s most popular music magazine. Having written several articles for The Fly’s website the new section will feature my verdict on the month’s biggest releases.

Please click below for some of the examples of my work already on The Fly’s site.

Trailer Trash #1 and #2

In defence of Jason Statham


Review: Reincarnated


April 5, 2013

Oxford Journal, Oxfordshire Guardian, Basingstoke Observer: “At The Movies…” 5th April


Above is the latest “At The Movies” column for Oxford Journal, as well as it’s sister papers Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer. please click above to read a large version of the article, which reviews “Dark Skies”, “Spring Breakers”, “The Odd Life of Timothy Green” and “A Late Quartet”.

April 2, 2013

The National: “Jurassic Park” article


Please click the above link to go to my feature for Abu Dhabi-based newspaper The National, on the technological advances brought about by the success of the 1993 film “Jurassic Park”. This retrospective article (written to coincide with the release of “Jurassic Park 3D”) was printed in the paper on Tuesday 2nd April.

The National is the United Arab Emirates’ leading English language newspaper, I have been writing for their “Arts & Life” section since 2008.