Fast & Furious 7: Review

Fast & Furious 7 brings all new action, all new thrills, and one big adrenalin rush. Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) is out for revenge against Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), and his team for the death of his brother. Throw in a mission to rescue a computer hacker, find a high-tech device that in the wrong hands… Continue reading Fast & Furious 7: Review

Magic In The Moonlight (DVD): Review

The Film Magic In The Moonlight, a romantic comedy, set back in the late 1920’s, on the Riviera in the south of France. A story of an Englishman (Stanley, played by Conin Firth) asked to assist in unmasking a fraudster (Sophie, played by Emma Stone). A tale of a magician asked to debunk the claims… Continue reading Magic In The Moonlight (DVD): Review

Oculus (DVD): Review

The Film Oculus looks at two siblings, Kaylie (Karen Gillan) and Tim Russel (Brenton Thwaites, and a night they need to survive. As children, they were witness to their parents dark path to madness and eventual murder. Tim is locked away in a mental institution, while Kaylie has become a successful businesswoman. It is in… Continue reading Oculus (DVD): Review

A Most Wanted Man (DVD): Review

The Film Cold war spy craft is swapped for post-9/11 anti-terror, in this powerful thriller, intellectual thriller. When a Muslim, half-Chechen, half-Russian (Issa, played by Grigoriy Dobrygin) enters Hamburg illegally, fleeing prison and torture, he lands in the midst of an international terror operation. Persued by Günther Bachmann (Philip Seymour Hoffman), there is a battle… Continue reading A Most Wanted Man (DVD): Review

The Write Journey Workshop For Screenwriters

With the explosion of the local film industry and countless foreign films being made in South Africa, It has never been a better time to be a screenwriter. Following in the tradition of 19-years of workshops throughout South Africa, The Writing Studio’s A Weekend Workshop for Screenwriters takes place in Cape Town at The Writing… Continue reading The Write Journey Workshop For Screenwriters