Reviews

Film Review: Bad Boys for Life

Film Review: Bad Boys for Life

Frances Winston reviews the latest Bad Boys movie Directed by: Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah – Starring: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Vanessa Hudgens, Alexander Ludwig, Charles Melton, Paola Núñez, Kate del Castillo, Nicky Jam, Joe Pantoliano The title to this is somewhat misleading. With the last Bad Boys movie being released 17 years ago […]

Film Reveiw & Trailer: Just Mercy

Film Reveiw & Trailer: Just Mercy

Another film based on a true story, Frances Winston feels Just Mercy is a worthy award-season offering Directed by: Destin Daniel Cretton – Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Rob Morgan, Tim Blake Nelson, Rafe Spall, Brie Larson You just know it’s award-season, when a glut of earnest and worthy movies start landing in cinemas. […]

Film Review & Trailer: Bombshell

Film Review & Trailer: Bombshell

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Jay Roach – Starring: Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow, Kate McKinnon, Connie Britton, Malcolm McDowell, Allison Janney Harvey Weinstein may be dominating the #MeToo headlines at the moment, but he is not the only predatory male (sorry alleged predatory male – for legal reasons I think […]

Film Review & Trailer: A Hidden Life

Film Review & Trailer: A Hidden Life

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Terrence Malick – Starring: August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Matthias Schoenaerts Based on the true story of Franz Jägerstätter (Diehl) an Austrian farmer who refused to swear the oath of allegiance to Hitler when called up for military service in WWII, much of the events depicted here are taken straight […]

Film Review: Jojo Rabbit

Film Review: Jojo Rabbit

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Taika Waititi – Starring: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Taika Waititi, Rebel Wilson, Stephen Merchant, Alfie Allen, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson This movie sets out its irreverent stall very early on, when we are introduced to the titular character, Jojo’s (Davis) imaginary friend, Hitler (yes you read that right) […]

Music Video: Ventresca – Craving

Music Video: Ventresca – Craving

On EILE’s music slot today, we feature 18 year-old, alt-pop/indie Canadian singer-songwriter, Ventresca, and her great new single, Craving. This young, but very polished, artiste started in the music industry with dance lessons at the distinguished Canadian Dance Unit. However, she soon realised she had a talent for singing and songwriting, so she began taking […]

Listen: Inspire Me – Renay

Listen: Inspire Me – Renay

EILE favourite, singer-songwriter, Renay, has just released her new single, Inspire Me, a richly produced pop track, about how the burning intensity of love can both inspire and tear down an artist. Co-produced by BTWN Productions, Inspire Me features elegant, fiery synths over a bed of sombre bass, and driving drums, with Renay’s versatile voice […]