UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Anna Foerster Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Lara Pulver, Charles Dance, Tobias Menzies, James Faulkner, Clementine Nicholson, Peter Andersson, Bradley James, Trent Garrett, Daisy Head. This fifth film in the franchise comes four years after Underworld: Awakening, but it has little that is new to offer. Maybe it's time to bring the saga to an end. Kate Beckinsale dons the skin tight leather outfit again to reprise her role as the kick ass death dealer Selene, who has been trying to keep her daughter Eve out of the clutches of Continue reading

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS – interview with Taika Waititi

by GREG KING "I think people are desperate for something a little smarter than Twilight," says writer/director Taika Waititi about his new film, the clever mockumentary What We Do In The Shadows. Vampires have always held some sort of fascination for writers and filmmakers, and this new comedy from New Zealand of all places skewers many of the familiar tropes and stereotypes of the genre. What We Do In The Shadows is the brainchild of writer/director Taika Waititi (the superb coming of age tale Boy, Eagle Vs Shark, etc) and Jemaine Clement, one of the creators of cult Continue reading