James McAvoy

IT: Chapter Two Review

Managing Editor Jason Gorber took time out of his very busy TIFF 2019 to weigh in on the highly anticipated horror sequel IT: Chapter Two!

Dark Phoenix Video Review

Managing Editor Jason Gorber reviews Dark Phoenix – Does it raise the X-Men franchise from the ashes of Apocalypse or is it a First Class failure?

Glass Trailer: Welcome to the Shyamalan-aissance

The latest Glass trailer offers comic book-style thrills, and unites Shyamalan’s Unbreakable characters David Dunn (Bruce Willis) and Elijah Price (Samuel L. Jackson) with Split’s mentally fractured antagonist Kevin Wendell Crumb (James McAvoy).

Geek Hard Podcast: Episode 312

We discuss the Captain America comics controversy, review X-Men: Apocalypse, talk with comic artist Marcus To about his creator-owned book Joyride from Image Comics and we also talk with Carolina Bartczak who plays Magda in the new X-men movie.

Home Entertainment Review: Filth

Filth (Jon S. Baird, 2014) – It’s possible that Irvine Welsh’s novel Filth might have been unfilmable, but that certainly didn’t stop writer and director Jon S. Baird from trying. It’s an admirable attempt to encapsulate a decent into abject madness and abasement at the hands of one of Welsh’s most memorably misanthropic creations, if it’s not […]

Filth Review

Despite some good moments and an exceptional high wire performance from James McAvoy in the lead, the Irvine Welsh adaptation Filth is too scattershot to succeed.