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These pages are full of reviews from the Small Screen writers. We review films, TV shows, video games and even the occasional comic book. We love talking about pop culture and we do it a lot. So why not have a read and enjoy.

Crimson Peak Review
8

Crimson Peak Review

Crimson Peak is a return to Del Toro’s roots. He’s back to what he does best and we should rejoice.

Silent Hills P.T. Review
9.5

Silent Hills P.T. Review

It’s time to reflect on what made Silent Hills P.T. such a great demo – and why it’s a tragedy we’ll never get to see the finished product.

Her Story Review
9

Her Story Review

Her Story will test your skills of deduction, your eye for detail, and your nose for, uhh, crime. Let’s split up and look for clues.

Southpaw Review
5.5

Southpaw Review

Despite Jake Gyllenhaal’s dedicated performance, Southpaw lacks the punch and the grit to overcome its derivative story.

Ant-Man Review
8

Ant-Man Review

Ant-Man is marred by Edgar Wright’s acrimonious departure, but still manages to be one of Marvel’s most entertaining films to date.

Get Hard Review
3

Get Hard Review

Kevin Hart does his best, but Get Hard reeks more of desperation than anything approaching humour.

Going Clear Review
8.5

Going Clear Review

It’s about time someone was actually allowed to land a punch on the iron jaw of Scientology. And who better than renowned documentarian Alex Gibney?

Mad Max: Fury Road Review
10

Mad Max: Fury Road Review

George Miller reasserts himself as the best action director working today, revitalising not only the Mad Max franchise, but the genre as a whole.

John Wick Review
8.5

John Wick Review

John Wick marks a return to form for Keanu Reeves, recementing his status as one of the greatest action stars working today.

It Follows Review
8

It Follows Review

Easily the best horror film of the year, It Follows is a potent reminder of just how great the genre can be when backed by great writing.

Big Hero 6 Review
7.5

Big Hero 6 Review

Disney have delivered a wonderful film, which promises to become yet another money spinning franchise for the house of mouse.

Whiplash Review
8.5

Whiplash Review

Damien Chazelle has created something very special in Whiplash. Tense, traumatising, electrifying, depressing and uplifting, which takes you on a roller-coaster of emotions, all resulting a barn storming finish.