Black Mirror Season 6 Review: More mediocre than groundbreaking

Black Mirror Season 6 Review: More mediocre than groundbreaking

It’s been over four years since Charlie Brooker’s acclaimed anthology series last graced our screens. To say expectations were high for Black Mirror Season 6 would be an understatement. Maybe that’s why the five episodes of Black Mirror that dropped on Netflix are more mediocre than groundbreaking. Not to say the anthology is bad per…

10 Best Pixar Movies to Watch In Anticipation of Elemental

10 Best Pixar Movies to Watch In Anticipation of Elemental

To celebrate the cinematic release of the animation studio’s 27th film, Elemental, we’ve compiled a list of our best Pixar movies that are perfect for a family night. You can watch these touching titles with a Disney+ subscription. Since 1995’s Toy Story, Pixar has built a strong reputation as the purveyor of high-quality animations suitable…

Bloodhounds review: Packs a strong punch but a repetitive plot

Bloodhounds review: Packs a strong punch but a repetitive plot

Bloodhounds is the newest K-Drama to drop on Netflix. The eight-episode series based on the webcomic Sanyanggaedeul by Jung Chan follows two amateur boxers who take on the loan shark that’s been taking advantage of Seoul’s most vulnerable residents. Directed by Kim Joo-hwan, this is an ideal show for fans of fast-paced martial arts sequences….

Saint X review: A gripping murder-in-paradise mystery drama

Saint X review: A gripping murder-in-paradise mystery drama

Saint X is a mystery drama based on a best-selling crime novel by Alexis Schaitkin. Adapted for television by Emmy winner Leila Gerstein, the eight-episode miniseries follows the story of an unsolved murder across several timelines spanning a few decades. Where can you watch Saint X in the UAE? A Small Light is streaming on…

Last Sentinel review: A less than thrilling dystopian thriller

Last Sentinel review: A less than thrilling dystopian thriller

Last Sentinel (also known as Gateway 6) is a post-apocalyptic thriller starring Kate Bosworth, Lucien Laviscount, Martin McCann, and Thomas Kretschmann. Considering this highly-anticipated film’s all-star cast, intriguing premise, and Oscar-winning director Tanel Toom, it’s hard to understand where it all went wrong. And yet, the resulting film is nothing short of a snooze-fest.  Where…

Shiny Happy People: Duggar Family Secrets review

Shiny Happy People: Duggar Family Secrets review

For years, the Duggar family were reality TV sweethearts. Jim Bob and Michelle Duggard parented 19 extremely well-behaved children, and the TLC show documenting their day-to-day lives had an international audience. It all started crashing down in 2015 when allegations against one of their sons, Josh, came to light. Six years later, Josh was convicted…

FUBAR review: Highly entertaining action comedy escapism

FUBAR review: Highly entertaining action comedy escapism

All eight episodes of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s highly anticipated action comedy FUBAR landed on Netflix this week in time for a weekend binge. The series, created by Nick Santora, follows a top CIA spy on the verge of retirement who finds out his daughter has also been secretly working for the agency. Where can you watch…

The Pope’s Exorcist review: Ridiculous yet fun-to-watch

The Pope’s Exorcist review: Ridiculous yet fun-to-watch

Half a century ago, the release of William Friedkin’s The Exorcist caused controversy and created a whole new horror subgenre. Since then, countless movies exploring possessions have been released, but 2023’s The Pope’s Exorcist is the first to star none other than Oscar-winner, Russel Crowe.  Directed by Julius Avery, the film is loosely based on…

Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story – A Charming and Delightful Addition to the Bridgerton Universe

Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story – A Charming and Delightful Addition to the Bridgerton Universe

Ever since Bridgerton first premiered on Netflix in 2020, Queen Charlotte (played by Golda Rosheuvel) quickly established herself as a fan-favourite for how she runs the ton’s complex marriage mart during the 19th Century London’s social season. It makes sense for the stylish monarch to get a spin-off prequel from the six-episode limited series Queen…