Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (spoiler-free review)

2019 Director: J.J. Abrams Starring: Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran, Naomi Ackie, Domhnall Gleeson, Richard E. Grant, Lupita Nyong’o, Keri Russell, Greg Grunberg, Shirley Henderson, Billie Lourd, Dominic Monaghan, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams, Joonas Suotamo, Ian McDiarmid Words – Josh Senior You won’t find…

Solo: A Star Wars Story

2018 Director: Ron Howard Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Joonas Suotamo, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Paul Bettany, Erin Kellyman Words – Christian Abbott Since the franchise began back in 1977, Star Wars has always had the most volatile reactions of any fan-base. You either love it or hate it. The Original…

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

2016 – USA Director: Gareth Edwards Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Donnie Yen, Ben Mendelsohn, Forest Whitaker, Alan Tudyk, Wen Jiang, Riz Ahmed, Mads Mikkelson  Words: S. Nix As the lights came back on at the end of the screening I attended, the rolling credits were greeted with thunderous applause, my small, nagging doubts about…

Must See Movies: July

We here at Reel Steel care about cinema, and as a result we care that you, our readership are going to see the very best that cinema has to offer.   Maggie’s Plan released July 8th, 2016 Greta Gerwig plays a young and independent New Yorker who decides to have a child on her own….

The Pick of Pixar

Words: J. Wood I sit here writing this article on the day that Toy Story reaches the 20th anniversary of its premiere, feeling very old, so I’ll just let that sink in. In the two decades since that momentous beginning Pixar has become synonymous with excellence, magic and wonder as the finest purveyor of animated…