Movies & Streaming Reviews

The latest movies & streaming reviews from Jim Schembri, professional film reviewer since 1980.


Dunkirk

DUNKIRK ****1/2 (106 minutes) M There’s no question: Dunkirk stands high and proud as one of the finest films yet ...
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Churchill, The Mummy, My Cousin Rachel, Whitney – Can I Be Me, Hotel Coolgardie, Solace, Dog Eat Dog

CHURCHILL *** (105 minutes) M Though he is commonly regarded as one of the most important politicians of the 20th ...
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Wonder Woman, Baywatch, 20th Century Women, Hounds of Love, The Shack

WONDER WOMAN *** (141 minutes) M We’ve waited long enough for a decent female superhero movie to grace us and, ...
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales; Wilson; Whiteley; Norman: the Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES *** (129 minutes) M Just when Disney’s sea-faring fantasy franchise seemed ...
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King Arthur – Legend of the Sword; The Viceroy’s House; The Osiris Child; John Wick – Chapter Two

KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD BOMB (126 minutes) M In Macbeth, one of his better plays, William Shakespeare wrote: ...
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Fate of the Furious, Raw, Table 19, Going in Style, Colossal, Denial, Personal Shopper, Their Finest; Interview with Julia Ducournau

FATE OF THE FURIOUS ***** (136 minutes) M For what it is, Fate of the Furious is a brilliant example ...
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Mad Max: Fury Road; Sunday; A Royal Night Out

Hang on: Tom Hardy plays a tepid anti-hero in the long awaited Mad Max: Fury Road. MAD MAX FURY ROAD ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ a visually ugly $250 million mess

Boom, crash:The Avengers are back to wreck everything in ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’. THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON *1/2 ...
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