TheBoardman Movie and TV Reviews

The Hitmans Bodyguard 0

The Hitman’s Bodyguard

I wasn’t sure what to make of The Hitman’s Bodyguard when I first saw the poster. Movies which try to squeeze some comedy out of two people being thrown together...

Dunkirk 0


It’s 1940 and the Nazis are overpowering the British army, forcing them to retreat to Dunkirk in an effort to return home to England. The English channel is all that...

The Big Sick 0

The Big Sick

It’s probably best not to take this review too seriously as I actually managed to fall asleep during this movie at two or three separate points so I’m not sure...

War For The Planet Of The Apes 0

War For The Planet Of The Apes

Finally, after a recent lengthy spell of average or just plain disappointing blockbusters, along comes War for the Planet of the Apes to show them how it’s done. The first...

It Comes At Night 0

It Comes At Night

I headed into ‘It Comes At Night’ in a similar way to when I saw ‘Get Out‘ a few months back – having seen a lot of positive four or...

Spider-Man Homecoming 0

Spider-Man: Homecoming

So, here we are. At last. After a couple of great movies, a really poor third movie and a disastrous reboot/sequel, it was beginning to look as though one of...

The House 0

The House

Usually when I review comedies I start off by complaining about how disappointing they tend to be these days. Sometimes they manage to prove me wrong (Bad Moms), sometimes they’re...

Despicable Me 3 0

Despicable Me 3

The original Despicable Me is a firm favourite in our house. If we come across it while channel hopping, it usually stays on until the end and still manages to...

Okja 0


Okja created a fair bit of buzz at Cannes recently, when it was revealed that it had been picked up by Netflix, resulting in boos from some of the snobby...

Preacher Mumbai Sky Tower 0

Preacher S02E02

So, Cassidy wonders if The Saint Of Killers is some kind of Terminator… Well, after yet another impressive opening scene, you’d be forgiven for thinking as much.