Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Film Review

★★★★ Led by Becca (Anna Kendrick) the Bellas reunite for the last time in this 2017 flick where they partake in a singing competition to entertain US troops while competing against other bands for the prize of supporting DJ Khaled. Along the way, they rediscover their bond and love to sing with each other. In the… Continue reading Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Beauty & the Beast (2017) Film Review

★★ Disney’s Beauty & the Beast tells the story of Belle a young woman who lives in a village with her father, the inventor. She is considered to be an oddball as is the only bookworm in the village and because she shows no interest in the brutish but town favourite Gaston. Belle’s simple life… Continue reading Beauty & the Beast (2017) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Yesterday (2019) Guest Film Review

★★★★ Yesterday stars Jack Malik (Himish Patel) as a struggling singer-songwriter living in Suffolk whose dreams of fame and fortune are fading, despite the support of dedicated childhood best friend, come-manager, come-roadie, Ellie (Lily James). Malik’s bad luck continues when he is hit by a bus in a freak accident during a mysterious global blackout.… Continue reading Yesterday (2019) Guest Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Ad Astra (2019) Film Review

★ Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) is an astronaut who must travel across Space in an attempt to locate his missing father (Tommy Lee Jones) who journeyed on a fateful expedition across the solar system thirty years earlier. Despite Roy’s mental state being questioned due to his personal connection to the mission, Roy is determined to… Continue reading Ad Astra (2019) Film Review

Reviews, Theatre

Sister Act The Musical – Theatre Review

★★ Based on the hit-film Sister Act in 1992 X-factor winner Alexandra Burke stars in the lead role as Disco Diva Deloris Van Cartier, who must hide in a convent after witnessing a mob murder. Struggling under the strict House rules of the Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow nuns to find their voices and… Continue reading Sister Act The Musical – Theatre Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Maleficent 2: The Mistress of Evil (2019) Film Review

★★★★★ Maleficent returns to our screens after five years since her debut in 2014 where she developed a love for a human child. The original Maleficent movie was based on the Disney classic Sleeping Beauty but with a twist. This sequel is completely original addressing what happens after the ‘happily ever after’ ending the original.… Continue reading Maleficent 2: The Mistress of Evil (2019) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Disney’s Lion King (2019) Film Review

★★ Based on the original 1994 traditional animated film Disney takes another swing at the Lion King in a fully formatted CGI version.  Inspired by Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Lion King follows the story of Simba, a young lion cub (voiced by JD McCrary) who is destined to be King. However, his uncle, Scar (voiced by Chiwetel… Continue reading Disney’s Lion King (2019) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Disney’s Aladdin (2019) Film Review

★★★ Everyone knows the infamous tale of the young ‘diamond in the rough’ Aladdin. No more than a worthless street rat, he gets kidnapped by a dark figure who promises him the heart of the princess and riches beyond his wildest dreams. All he has to do is seek out a magic lamp in the… Continue reading Disney’s Aladdin (2019) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Disney’s Dumbo (2019) Film Review

★ First coming to our screens in 1941, Dumbo tells the story of a young elephant whose oversized ears enable him to fly. Despite living in a circus amongst other misfits he is still identified as an outsider and a freak. After his mother is locked away after protecting him from audience members who taunted… Continue reading Disney’s Dumbo (2019) Film Review

Disability, Entertainment, My Life

The Cinematic Experience​

There are only a few cinemas I have easy access to due to the facilities within the location, including Odeon Cinema de Lux as part of Broadway Plaza in Birmingham, Cineworld Broad Street in Birmingham and showcase Cinema Deluxe Leicester. I don't often go to the cinema with my family rather  I go with my… Continue reading The Cinematic Experience​