I am unashamed to admit to being a bit of a Melissa McCarthy fan. Ever since her appearance as hilarious misfit Megan in Bridesmaids, she has been one of my favourite comedy actresses. Despite this though, I’d been looking forward to Tammy since seeing the first trailer ages ago with a pinch of dread. McCarthy seems to be getting typecast as the butch, loud, funny … Continue reading Tammy

The Big Wedding

If you’re looking for corny fun, look no further! The Big Wedding is everything you could want from a romantic comedy/drama and it boasts a stellar cast with Susan Sarandon, Robert De Niro and Diane Keaton at the helm. A long-divorced couple has to fake being married at their adopted sons wedding because his birth-mother has a staunch view of marriage and divorce. The Big Wedding isn’t as predictable … Continue reading The Big Wedding

Robot and Frank

RobotAndFrankPosterWarmly funny and at times deeply sad, ‘Robot and Frank’ is the story of a retired cat burglar struggling with altzheimer’s.

When Frank’s son Hunter (James Marsden) decides it’s time to find an alternative solution to his weekly ten hour round trip to visit his father, he buys him a state of the art robot to be his carer. Despite his initial scepticism, Frank slowly befriends the robot and finds that he has more uses than cooking and cleaning.






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