It’s our final episode for 2018. And what better way to end the year than by having a retrospective on the mean one himself, The Grinch. We take a look back at all the adaptations from the recent release to the classic animated TV special. So grin your widest as we celebrate the mean one himself.Read More
What a year for superhero movies, with fantastic films like Marvels’ Infinity War. Contrarily, there were not so great ones such as the Tom Hardy vehicle Venom. With that said, we still have two more to review before closing out the year. First up we discuss Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse an animated feature from Sony Animation. And from deep beneath the ocean waves, Jason Momoa as the titular Aquaman.Read More
We did nazi that zombie coming! In this week’s podcast, we close the Halloween celebration with two more movie reviews. First up we discuss the Gareth Evan’s directed “Apostle” available on Netflix. And also, we talk about the latest from Bad Robot Productions, “Overlord”, directed by Julius Avery. Tune in now and hear our thoughts on these films and more.
Halloween 2018 is upon us, and we have two bloodsoaked films to satiate your bloodlust. This episode we go full Nicholas Cage with the surreal “Mandy” from director Panos Cosmatos. And in our feature segment, we return to Haddonfield, Illinois. Jamie Lee Curtis reprises her iconic role of Laurie Strode who must do battle against the serial killer, Micheal Myers.Read More
To catch a predator, and play some games. We’re back after a well-deserved break and jump right back with “Marvel’s Spider-Man” and “Shadow of The Tomb Raider”. And in our main segment, we discuss a little-known film called “The Predator”. It’s high-flying action and adventure right here on the Last King.
We put to rest the summer 2018 movie season, and with three films to review. First up is “The Meg”, where Jason Statham fights a megalodon. Next up is “Mile 22” where Mark Wahlberg is out on an escort mission. And in our feature segment, we discuss “The Spy Who Dumped Me”, a comedy action film starring Mila Kunis and Kate Mckinnon.Read More
It’s Sicario impossible if you choose to accept it. We review two movies to close off the 2018 summer blockbuster season. Firstly we serve up the much-anticipated follow-up “Sicario: Day of the Soldado”. And speaking of sequels, Tom Cruise returns as Ethan Hunt in the sixth instalment of the “Mission Impossible” franchise. Plus the return of our Quiz Segment, Mission Impossible edition.Read More
It’s that skyscraper glow! And from the top rope coming down hard with a flying elbow is Netflix’s second season to “Glow” and her opponent weighing a total of a sizable mound of Chinese Dollars, it’s that other Dwayne Johnson flick, “Skyscraper”.Read More
Rounding up our favourites of the year so far is the Best Videogames of 2018…So Far. Unfortunately, Eccentric Tom is down with space flu, but on the bright side, Mr Toffee is back to keep things chugging along. Also, we give a quick review of Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp out now in cinemas.Read More
“Swimming with Men” stars Rob Brydon as accountant Eric Scott anguishing through a mid-life crisis. He fends off his daily misery by regularly escaping to swim at a public pool. There he meets the “Swim Club”, a group of middle-aged male synchronised swimmers. They coerce him into joining, which reinvigorates Eric to find happiness and meaning again. Directed by Oliver Parker, will it make a splash at the box-office or end up face down in the shallow end?Read More