Science Fiction

5

Average

Alita: Battle Angel review

James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez collaborate to bring us a manga adaptation almost 20 years in the making - but the end result is an almost lamentable case of style and speed over substance

Earthshock hits the South Bank

It’s November. It’s cold and something scary involving a police box and time travel is about to hit the screen – no, we’re not talking about the first episode of...

Hello Possums!

Join the gang for a roundup of the 2018 London Film Festival, along with reviews of Halloween, Possum, An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn, Hang Ups and The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

The Evolution of Superman

We take a look back at how the Man of Steel has grown and changed over the past 80 years

Don't mess with The Meg

Join the guys for a chat about the giant shark blockbuster The Meg, plus reviews of new home entertainment releases Peter Rabbit, Ready Player One and Blockers

4

Poor

The Darkest Minds review

Wading through a sea of tired tropes and predictable plotting, offset only by the general quality of its cast, The Darkest Minds adds itself to the ever-increasing pile of incorrigibly generic young adult flotsam

8

Great

Ready Player One 3D review

An adaptation of a decidedly sub-par novel is a decidedly pleasant surprise, as a master's touch elevates this VR adventure to unexpected and genuinely enjoyable heights

We're getting Antsy here

Join the guys for a chat about the latest Marvelous superhero outing, Ant-Man and The Wasp

7

Good

Pacific Rim: Uprising review

Steven S DeKnight's sequel to Guillermo del Toro's robo-blockbuster may be rusty in some ways compared to its predecessor – but it's still no less of an enjoyable, if basic, action romp

6

Fair