TheBoardman Movie and TV Reviews

I feel pretty 0

I Feel Pretty

Renee Bennett (Amy Schumer) feels average, and anything but pretty in this world. Clothing store workers sneer at her choice of fashion, suggesting that she should instead venture in the...

Deadpool 2 0

Deadpool 2

After a relatively slow and average start featuring a depressed Deadpool, some standard taking out of bad guys, moaning at Colossus about the X-Men etc, Deadpool 2 eventually slips into...

Sherlock Gnomes 0

Sherlock Gnomes

Gnomeo and Juliet is a firm favourite in the Boardman house. A clever mix of charm, humour and Elton John songs. Unfortunately, this followup, Sherlock Gnomes, is the complete opposite....

Avengers Infinity War 0

Avengers: Infinity War

10 years and it’s all been leading to this. And so much has happened in this last decade too, both in the Marvel universe and outside of it, in every...

Rampage 0

Rampage

I have fond memories of playing the Rampage video game in my early teens. Me and my two brothers, huddled around my feeble ZX Spectrum, each of us taking control...

Ghost Stories 0

Ghost Stories

Sadly I missed out on seeing Ghost Stories on stage when it played in London’s West End a few years ago. By all accounts it was a hugely enjoyable and...

A Quiet Place 0

A Quiet Place

We’re on day 79 of what we assume is some kind of apocalyptic event. A general store is deserted, without power, and in a complete mess. A man and his...

Pacific Rim Uprising 0

Pacific Rim Uprising

It’s 10 years since the apocalypse was cancelled. The son of the man who uttered those immortal words is Jake Pentecost (John Boyega), currently doing anything but follow in his...

Ready Player One 0

Ready Player One

I don’t really do books. In the last twenty years or so, I’ve probably only read one book from start to finish, and that book was Ready Player One. And...

The Red Turtle 0

The Red Turtle

I’d not heard a great deal about this Studio Ghibli movie, other than some fairly positive buzz online, so when it hit Amazon Prime at Christmas last year, I quickly...