The Renaissance of the Video Game Adaptation – Press Start to Continue

“Opening with lots of zeros, all we get are superheroes: Superman, Spider-Man, Batman, Jedi man, sequel man, prequel man. Formulaic scripts, and after Fifty Shades of Grey, they’ll all have leather whips!” so cried Jack Black in 2015 on-stage at the Oscars. Black, who this week highlights as Bowser in the atrocious┬áSuper Mario Bros Movie,…… Continue reading The Renaissance of the Video Game Adaptation – Press Start to Continue

Eighth Grade

Eighth Grade by Bo Burnham is now available for streaming on Netflix. Starring Elsie Fisher, Eighth Grade was first released in 2018. Bo Burnham, who currently stars alongside Carey Mulligan in Promising Young Woman, created Eighth Grade as his directorial debut. Most recognisable as an American singer-songwriter comic, Bo Burnham knows how to brilliantly and…… Continue reading Eighth Grade