Review – ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ is bubblegum balderdash

Mackenzie Foy takes the lead in fantasy adventure Nutcracker and the Four Realms, which also stars Keira Knightley and Helen Mirren.

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Review – ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ is as frustrating as it is spectacular

JK Rowling’s Wizarding World is back in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, which brings in Jude Law and Johnny Depp.

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Blu-ray Review – Paul Verhoeven’s ‘Flesh + Blood’ is a muddy, grim medieval adventure

Paul Verhoeven’s plague-riddled medieval adventure Flesh + Blood, starring Rutger Hauer and Jennifer Jason Leigh, is an uncomfortable watch.

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Review – ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ marries dino adventure with gothic horror

The dinosaurs are back in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, which sees director JA Bayona bring his own gothic horror sensibilities.

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Review – Despite production problems, ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ keeps the franchise motor running

Alden Ehrenreich steps into the iconic role of the space outlaw who always shoots first, unless George Lucas gets to him.

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Review – Nobody wanted ‘Sherlock Gnomes’, but the sense of fun is a nice surprise

It’s a sequel to an animated movie that nobody really remembers, but that doesn’t prevent Sherlock Gnomes from being a lovely time at the cinema.

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Review – ‘Ready Player One’ is a rip-roaring adventure with an injection of pop culture nostalgia

Steven Spielberg has distilled an exhausting book into a shot of pure cinema that is genuinely a joy to watch with Ready Player One.

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Review – ‘Tomb Raider’ is an affectionate reboot that hands Alicia Vikander a franchise role

Alicia Vikander steps into the most iconic tank top in video game history for director Roar Uthaug’s reboot of the action-adventure film franchise.

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