Tag: 2016

Hunt For The Wilderpeople

2016 – New Zealand Director: Taika Waititi Starring: Julian Denninson, Sam Neill, Rachel House, Ocscar Kightley Words: R. Topham Taika Waititi’s latest frivolous endeavour stars new found gem Julian Dennison as problem child Ricky, whose difficult upbringing in the city forged a passion for… Continue Reading “Hunt For The Wilderpeople”

Must See Movies: October

At Reel Steel we want to make sure you’re getting the most of your cinematic enthusiasm, so each month we put together our short list of some of the best new releases, from popcorn munching explosion fests to the often weird and wonderful. Take… Continue Reading “Must See Movies: October”

Captain Fantastic

2016 – USA Director: Matt Ross Starring: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Kathryn Hahn, Frank Langella Words: R. Topham Let’s not sugarcoat this – Captain Fantastic sounds like a coming-of-age comic book hero who’s still growing into his suit and hasn’t had his first kiss yet.… Continue Reading “Captain Fantastic”

Blair Witch

2016 – USA Director: Adam Wingard Starring: James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Corbin Reid, Brandon Scott, Wes Robinson, Valorie Curry Words: C. Abbott Upon the release of The Blair Witch Project back in 1999, audiences were taken aback by the films unique film-making style… Continue Reading “Blair Witch”

The Magnificent Seven

2016 – USA Director: Antoine Fuqua Starring: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Peter Sarsgaard, Vincent D’Onofrio, Byung-hun Lee, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Haley Bennett Words: S. Nix Southpaw director Antoine Fuqua was a bit apprehensive about taking on this job and rightly so;… Continue Reading “The Magnificent Seven”

The Girl With All The Gifts

2016 – UK Director – Colm McCarthy Starring – Gemma Arterton, Sennia Nanua, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine, Fisayo Akinade Words – Joe H.   This British zombie film is an adaptation of the book of the same name  – written for the screen by… Continue Reading “The Girl With All The Gifts”

Hell or High Water

2016 – USA Director – David Mackenzie Starring – Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges Words – R. Topham   Two chalk and cheese brothers raised in the poverty-stricken suburbs of West Texas turn to robbing banks in pursuit of the idyll so many… Continue Reading “Hell or High Water”

Kubo and The Two Strings

2016 – USA Director: Travis Knight Starring: Art Parkinson, Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey, Rooney Mara, Ralph Fiennes Words: N. Scatcherd From Laika Entertainment – the stop-motion animation studio behind films such as Coraline and ParaNorman – comes the charming Kubo and the Two Strings.… Continue Reading “Kubo and The Two Strings”

Must See Movies: September

At Reel Steel we want to make sure you’re getting the most of your cinematic enthusiasm, so each month we put together our short list of some of the best new releases, from popcorn munching explosion fests to the often weird and wonderful. Take… Continue Reading “Must See Movies: September”

Suicide Squad

2016 – USA Director: David Ayer Starring: Margot Robbie, Jared Leto, Will Smith, Jai Courtney, Cara Delevingne, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis Words: S. Nix After DC’s deeply divisive Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad seems to be following the same vein in terms of a critical… Continue Reading “Suicide Squad”