Review: Horns (2014)

Horns

Daniel Radcliffe takes another unexpected turn, transforming from iconic boy wizard Harry Potter to a man-turned-devil in Horns, Alexandre Aja’s adaptation of Joe Hill’s fantasy novel. Falsely accused of murdering his sweetheart Merrin (Juno Temple), Ig (Radcliffe) is outlawed by his fellow townspeople. After a night of drinking, he wakes up with two horns – a bizarre development that holds the key to finding Merrin’s real killer. Continue reading “Review: Horns (2014)”

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Review: What If (2013)

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Daniel Radcliffe continues to stretch his capacity in Michael Dowse’s What If, a smart and funny rom-com that puts a modern spin on the age-old topic of whether men and woman can merely be friends. At a party, Wallace (Radcliffe) meets Chantry (Zoe Kazan), an animator with a similar sense of humour and a long-term boyfriend. Determined not to let their connection pass them by, Wallace and Chantry agree to be friends – an understanding that proves difficult to maintain.  Continue reading “Review: What If (2013)”

Review: The Woman In Black (2012)

The Woman In Black is the latest release in Hammer’s modern revival, coming hot on the heels of less-than-stellar fare Wake Wood, Let Me In and The Resident. Loosely adapted from Susan Hill’s novel of the same name by up-and-coming screenwriter Jane Goldman, The Woman In Black attempts to reclaim the spark that’s been missing from modern day horror productions through an eerie atmosphere and slow-burning minimalism.

Arthur Kipps (Daniel Radcliffe), a solicitor and father, is sent to a secluded village on the East Coast of England to sort out the affairs of a recently deceased Continue reading “Review: The Woman In Black (2012)”

Review: Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

Synopsis: The final instalment begins as Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Ron (Rupert Grint) and Hermoine (Emma Watson) continue their pursuit to find and destroy Voldemort’s three remaining Horcruxes, the enchanted components responsible for his perpetuity. But as the mystical Deathly Hallows are unearthed, and Voldemort learns of their plan, the ultimate battle begins. Life as life as they Continue reading “Review: Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)”

Trailer: The Woman In Black

Director: James Watkins

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer and Shaun Dooley

Plot: A young lawyer travels to a remote village to organize a recently deceased client’s papers, where he discovers the ghost of a scorned woman set on vengeance.

UK Release: February 10, 2012

Poster: Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Director – David Yates

Starring – Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and Helena Bonham Carter