Review: Lucy

Luc Besson is still making movies like it's the 90's and he's cool as fuck. That's fine for him. The seemingly sustained confidence and gung-ho action euphoria of his cinematic output must be a beautiful, starry world to live in. A slick, seductive place where walking around a corner happens like someone's sat on the …

Pretty Vacancy: Watching 4 Step Up Films (Nearly) Back-To-Back Part 2

And so, after a slightly longer break than expected, I'm back with these Step Up films. The hangover has, if anything, intensified, and I'd really rather be having a nap if I'm honest. But I've lost too much time already. I'm practically making a mockery of the term back-to-back as it is. So without further ado, …

Pretty Vacancy: Watching 4 Step Up Films (Nearly) Back-To-Back Part 1

Roughly 15 months ago my former housemates and I shut ourselves in a room on a beautiful sunny day, drew the curtains and watched the first five films from the Fast & Furious franchise back-to-back while I documented the course of the events as a two-part blog post. The end result was kinda funny, kinda silly, kinda …