THE NEW MOVIE MEN PODCAST – Hell or High Water, Outlaws & Those Guys From Rush Hour

The Movie Men return to ride off into the sunset in search of Hell or High Water. We’re also re-evaluating the 1969 classic Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid and pondering film’s greatest… Continue reading


The Movie Men enjoyed a total sausage fest this week with Seth Rogan’s obscene animation – but the question remains, is Sausage Party a meat feast or a bit of a dog’s dinner? This week we’re… Continue reading

Childhood of a Leader Review

With such a blunt title Brady Corbet sets his stall out early with debut Childhood of a Leader. We’re left in no doubt as to the fate of the titular child but that… Continue reading

The New Movie Men Podcast – David Brent, Mockumentaries & Cranking it up to 11

After a summer hiatus mourning the death of English football The Movie Men are back! Our latest offering serves up David Brent as its hog roast entree. As well as reviewing the Office… Continue reading

War Dogs Review

Like the prophesising “The World Is Yours” blimp that beckons Tony Montana, Brian De Palma’s 1980s great Scarface looms inescapably over Todd Phillip’s arms dealer drama-comedy War Dogs. Whether it be the setting… Continue reading

The Shallows Review

My favourite comment of film criticism this year came courtesy of Danny Leigh on the BBC’s Film 2016 review show. While discussing recent Austrian horror Goodnight Mommy, Leigh brilliantly described the ultra-modern-Ikea-stuffed-geometric home… Continue reading

Suicide Squad Review

If Marvel has the monopoly on goody-too-shoes superheroes then surely DC Comics’ trump cards are its vast array of supervillains, with an obvious Joker leading the pack. After the shambolic Batman v Superman… Continue reading

The Neon Demon Review

Vapid, shallow, ultra-competitive, beautiful, provocative, degrading, stunning, glamourous, amusing, stylized and orchestrated under the vison of one man – the fashion industry or a Nicolas Wining Winding Refn film? It seems with the… Continue reading