Author Archives: Monica Jowett

About Monica Jowett

I am a graduate of the University of South Wales, where I studied Film Studies. I write reviews and articles for my own blog and other sites, and spend a lot of my time living and breathing all things film related. I love films and TV. I avoid horror as I am a little too jumpy, but do have an unashamed love for soppy chick-flicks.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Fans of J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world thought we had seen the end of it on the big screen with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, so the announcement of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was welcomed … Continue reading

Posted in Film, Review | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Arrival Review

One of the best sci-fi films in recent years and possibly one of the best films of this year, Arrival explores the ‘we are not alone’ idea in a whole new way and the effects are mesmerising. As science fiction … Continue reading

Posted in Film, Review | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

John Wick: Chapter 2 Teaser Trailer

The official teaser trailer for John Wick: Chapter 2 has been released, and this film means John Wick is definitely back – in case the first didn’t make that clear enough.

Posted in Film, New films, Trailers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Hunt for the Wilderpeople Review

I have been eager to see Hunt for the Wilderpeople ever since hearing Taika Watiti – director of the fantastic What We Do In The Shadows had a new film coming out before Thor: Ragnarok next year. And safe to say my expectations did … Continue reading

Posted in Film, New films, Review | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rogue One – New Trailer

The latest trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been released, and I have to say I am now more excited than ever!

Posted in Film, New films, Trailers | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jason Bourne Review

Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon make a triumphant return in Jason Bourne, which gives us the well known formula that worked well for the original Bourne films, but with an updated modern edge.

Posted in Film, New films, Review | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Legend of Tarzan Review

David Yates – director of the last four Harry Potter films – latest film swung into cinemas earlier this month, and Legend of Tarzan is another in a line of mediocre adaptations of Edgar Rice Burroughs classic character.

Posted in Film, Review | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Fundamentals of Caring Review

The comedy drama The Fundamentals of Caring from director Rob Burnett, is a buddy road trip all in one, with an excellent pairing of Paul Rudd and Craig Roberts. There is a lot of heart in this film, which premiered on Netflix … Continue reading

Posted in Film, New films, Review | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Awesome Music Videos (In My Opinion) Pt. 2

Part two of my favourite (awesome) music videos. The list was previously a bit longer, but I sadly had to cut some out. The ones mentioned here are not by my favourite bands, but I like the songs and I … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Throwback | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Awesome Music Videos (In My Opinion) Pt. 1

I recently got back into listening to the Scottish band Travis, as they have a new album out and they are such an easy and enjoyable listen when I’m working. Before the album was released I was listening to their singles … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Review, Throwback | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment