Chappie
Movie / Sci-Fi

Chappie

For a two hour long film, Chappie (2015) has left me with rather mixed thoughts about its quality. Initially at the beginning I thought I could be watching a film about stopping a robot police force with no humanity – this though was quickly overturned with the continuous mentioning of consciousness and full artificial intelligence … Continue reading

Arrival
Movie / Sci-Fi

Arrival

Arrival (2016) is one of the best first-contact films I’ve seen in a long while. Although rather farfetched, the plot is both very difficult to guess throughout and very rewarding once understood, as it ties the entire film together in a nice neat bundle. When it comes to judging the various aspects of the film, … Continue reading

Breaking Bad: Season 2
TV

Breaking Bad: Season 2

Following on from season one very fluidly, Breaking Bad just gets better and better with these additional thirteen episodes. Without a doubt, this is one of the best TV series I have ever watched. Its slow, almost melancholy pacing is interspersed with moments of intense drama or sudden action. I think it is this method … Continue reading

Breaking Bad: Season 1
TV

Breaking Bad: Season 1

Breaking Bad is a TV drama following the now not-so-boring-life of chemistry teacher, Walter White. A stereotypical nerdy teacher at the beginning, White is diagnosed with lung cancer, which results in him seeking some very unconventional methods to fund his healthcare and to leave his family enough money in the event of his death. Throughout … Continue reading