Reviews

Antebellum Review – What would you do if you suddenly found yourself trapped by historical hate?

Antebellum is a bold, brutal and provocative trip down a rabbit hole of racial hatred Firstly, a warning. If you find portrayals of racism and dehumanisation of black people uncomfortable or too upsetting to watch then this might not be the right film for you, or at least you may need to skip the first half hour. Antebellum means a time before or what existed before a war.  It is mostly used in relation the American civil war, where the United States were at war with the thirteen break away 'Confederate States of America' who were unwilling to accept not…
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Netflix’s Eurovision is a love letter to the competition but is it funny?

https://videopress.com/v/ToouCumD?posterUrl=https%3A%2F%2Ffirstlookme.files.wordpress.com%2F2020%2F07%2Funtitled-design.png&preloadContent=metadata Will Farrell is back playing another outsider in Eurovision - The Story of Fire Saga. Teaming up with Rachel McAdams to not only bring us some laughs but also some further worldwide exposure to this competition. Will has been a fan for years and has had the intention to bring a film like this to the screen for a long time so like many actors looking to finance a passion project, he found a home for it on Netflix. But is this latest Netflix Original a hilarious laugh a minute or a terrible misstep?
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