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Pitt in romantic thriller

TRACEY FOX Allied Rated M Starring: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard 3 Stars SET in the 1940s during the Nazi “troubles”, comes Allied, an elegant and sophisticated war drama that is unmistakably trying to bring back some of the old school ...

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Trolls: treacle sweet fun

3 1/2 stars   Tracey fox   Starring Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick   LET’S face it, some movies are made just because someone ponied up the dough, hoping for some sweet fast cash when the children of the 80’s drag ...

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Morality questioned in Hell or High Water

Tracey Fox Three and a half stars UK Director David Mackenzie’s latest offering Hell or High Water is quite simply a western thriller, brilliantly mashed together with the hardships that many folks experienced after the global financial crisis, while simultaneously ...

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Pete’s Dragon is enchanting

Tracey Fox 4 stars Starring Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley.   WHILE not all remakes are especially necessary, and some are not to everyone’s tastes, sometimes we are gifted a rare gem that really sparkles. The reimagining of ...

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Ben Hur remake number three

Tracey Fox   3 Stars   Stars: Morgan Freeman Jack Huston Toby Kebbell     CRITICS are falling over themselves to criticise this newest version of Ben-Hur, claiming it is a massive waste of time, and that it can’t possibly ...

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Star Trek Beyond expectations

Tracey Fox 3 1/2 Stars   I’M always slightly nervous before writing a review for any of the really big franchises such as Star Trek, lest I infuriate any of the millions of die-hard fans and suffer their wrath. So, ...

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The BFG: Ginormous family goodness

Tracey Fox 4 Stars Rated PG Directed by Steven Spielberg   MOST people will remember author Roald Dahl for his more extraordinary stories such as Charlie and the chocolate factory, Matilda or James and the giant peach, but for me The BFG (big friendly giant) was always the ...

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