Dark Phoenix is a sad conclusion to a series that rebooted with such promise but hasn’t serviced long time or casual fans.
Hotel Mumbai director Anthony Maras really raises the tension throughout the film, expertly crafting a realistic story that doesn’t feel Hollywood glamourised.
Storm Boy director Shawn Seet tries to add a contemporary frame to the 1950’s tale, in more of a universal tale that no doubt will try to break the international film market.
The Front Runner really tries to make a point but in the end it’s doesn’t really analyse the issues that it tries to raise. It fails as a political film, it fails as a historical film and it fails as an intriguing drama.
Tributes to the original abound, Mary Poppins Returns to give nostalgic viewers a solid sequel that appeals to both adults and children.
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