Film Reviews

These are a collection of films reviews that, Award Winning Blogger, Karen Woodham has reviewed as the “Resident Reviewer” a given title from the Prestatyn Scala Cinema to her and adopted by them to review some of the latest films that they show. She also reviews 3D and IMAX movies at the Cineworld cinemas in Llandudno and Broughton.

You will also find other film reviews by other people that are part of the Blazing Minds network, so enjoy the reviews and don’t forget to comment and share the film reviews. This Category also includes reviews of upcoming and new releases of DVDs, Blu-rays, VOD and Digital Downloads.

Alien: Covenant, a step closer to Alien! Review

When the news of the first prequel to the classic 1979 movie Alien was announced I was very excited and when Prometheus was released I really enjoyed the movie in its 3D glory, now with the release of Alien:...

“Manchester by the Sea”: Filmmaking of the Very Highest Order

From the moment I became aware of "Manchester by the Sea" I wasn't sure that I wanted to see it.  Now, albeit belatedly, I have.  As it turns out, I did. I don't know what I may add to the...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – Baby Groot is a Scene-Stealer! Review

The gang return to our cinema screens in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and the other night I popped over to Cineworld in Broughton to check out the movie in RealD 3D during the midnight screening. It was a gamble...

Fast and the Furious 8 – Less Street Racing and More xXx! [Review]

So we're now up to Fast and the Furious 8 with Fate of the Furious the movie franchise that started back in 2001 with fast, neon-lit, cars and illegal street racing that had many of us on the edge...

The Free Man, interesting and very thought provoking – Review

Freedom is defined as the power of self-determination attributed to the will; the quality of being independent of fate or necessity, as Olympic freestyle skier Jossi Wells learns when he partners with The Flying Frenchies for the adventure of...

“two days, one night” of one Helluva Weekend for Marion Cotillard

Before seeing the French domestic drama "two days, one night" I was only cursorily familiar with Marion Cotillard's work. I am now richly informed. Likewise, little did I know that a movie about a blue-collar wife and mother battling to...

The Beaster Bunny is hopping your way this Easter!

Wait! What! The Beaster Bunny! Yes, folks, it's time to scream this Easter and that's not because of the kids driving you mad with their easter egg hunting! So put all your Easter eggs in your basket and run for...

Kong: Skull Island – A Monster of a movie – Review

We've seen a lot of excitement over the new movie, Kong: Skull Island, especially during the competition that we have been running to win some merchandise. So last night it was time to pop on over to Cineworld in...

John Wick Chapter 2 – Non-Stop Action All The Way with Baba Yaga! – Review

After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life. How do you top a movie that has Keanu Reeves in probably one of the best roles...

Denzel Washington delivers yet again in “Unstoppable”.

Denzel Washington time and time again elevates the calibre of any film he touches. To employ the vernacular, "The guy really classes up the joint". His portrayal of Frank, a no-bulls**t veteran Train Engineer in 2010's "Unstoppable", only serves...

LEGO Batman Movie in RealD 3D – Review

I have to admit that I've been dying to see the LEGO Batman Movie since I first heard about it being made, you may have seen me mention it in my list of RealD 3D movies to see in...

Underworld: Blood Wars – A Sacrifice has to be made! – Review

Wow is it really five years to the day that I last reviewed an Underworld movie? It certainly is, the last movie was Underworld: Awakening which I thoroughly enjoyed back in 2012, now Selene (Kate Beckinsale) is back in that very famous...