South Korea has been facing the increasing number of mental illnesses, caused by various factors such as suicide, divorce, addiction, as well as expeditious development of technology; for that reason, various mental institutions have increased their facilities where people – willingly, or unwillingly, and some in secret – admit themselves to get help with their […]

It is an exciting time for Jason Bourne’s enthusiasts; the new film about the skilful super-spy is back again. Howbeit, this arises one particular question: why would Paul Greengrass- known for his box-office hits such as The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Supremacy and Captain Philips- and Matt Damon (The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Supremacy, The Martian) come […]

Adapting British children’s books seems to be a speciality for Studio Ghibli. First there was Howl’s Moving Castle, then Arriety and now When Marnie Was There, which – depending on whether the studio has a rethink at some point in the future – is set to be Ghibli’s final release. In which case the Studio is going out on a high. […]

American filmmaker Kai Barry is the brains behind Rogue Agent, the gritty spy thriller that opened last year’s Raindance Film Festival and is now available to watch in cinemas. Starring Bafta award-winning actor James Floyd, the film is about Alex, a newly recruited contractor who is framed for killing his team when a mission goes wrong. […]

When Edgar Rice Burroughs wrote his first story about the jungle hero Tarzan in 1912, there was no indication that the first in what was to become a series of books would become an immense success, subsequently prompting Burroughs to chronicle Lord John Clayton III’s adventures till 1940s. Tarzan is considered to be the most frequently […]

Ronald Emmerich stayed true to his credo and presented us with yet another sci-fi disaster epic movie, this time reflecting back to the days of his past glory and his first global success, the Independence Day, which was the highest-grossing film of 1996. This past decade has been referred to many as the ‘era of […]