It’s an espionage thriller that takes off with promise and lands with skill, but a sluggish long-haul flight prevents ‘Red Sparrow’ from soaring.
Revisiting this particular Tomb should perhaps have remained Uncharted...
In this month's episode we take an extended look at the latest Netflix-distributed Feature from Alex Garland; 'Annihilation'. Do the lads think it worthy of cult Sci-fi status or is it as easily dismissed as a limp plot? Also, Jon enjoys his all pink Fancies, Wayne recommends a couple of superb Doccos and Si muscles in with his own 'TV Corner'.
Here just ahead of our 'Annihilation'-focused podcast. March's 'The Netflix Fix' takes in Oscars, Orcs and Duncan Jones' 'Mute'...
As promised, the boys bring you their hopes and fears for the forthcoming Academy Awards in Hollywood this week. We dig deep in to each of the 'important' categories and chew over the oft-political bent that the Oscars seem to relish.
This time around Si, Wayne & Jon talk about their disappointment at 'Phantom Thread' but then have their spirits lifted by the stunning 'Shape of Water'. Jon throws in more thoughts about Marvel's 'Black Panther', Si gives a detailed Hitchcock reference and Wayne trials his soon-to-be notorious Documentary feature.
It's here! Our Oscars 2018 Fantasy Football League. Go ahead and select your squad - it'll take you two minutes tops.
Rated this month: 'Voyeur', 'Amanda Knox', 'The Foreigner' and 'Strong Island'.
Ironically weak. Unless you're 12...
In the second of our 'monthly' podcasts, we discuss Martin McDonagh's potential masterpiece 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri', Jon tries to hide his disappointment at 'The Last Jedi' and then cheers himself up by eating a few Fancies.