Movie Review: Shazam!

Shazam! There’s yet another superhero origin story just in time for school holidays. This one is a DC Comics Universe hero and he fights crime in the world where both Batman and Superman exist as real beings. The film Shazam! however is most definitely played for sweet, cheesy laughs and family values, and our hero’s Continue Reading

Movie Review – The Mule & Ben is Back

Ben is Back is a microcosm of drug addiction hollowing out America’s white population. It’s the result of The Mule schlepping kilos of powder undetected across the country while police focus on the ‘optics’ of arrest numbers. These movies are about the lies we tell ourselves and the lies we tell society. That everything is okay, that we can handle it and that status and appearance is more valuable than community and honesty.