“Breathe”: A Moral Fable Which Calls To The Intrepid In All Of Us

An allegorical experience which incorporates flashback, point of view and close up camera styles to illustrate the limitless emotional capacity on show...
Posted On 18 Feb 2018

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” Entertains Despite Flaws

Is Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 an exercise in calculated franchise architecture or a cohesive stand-alone blockbuster? Unfortunately for Ryan Pollard it's the former...

Marc Webb takes Raimi’s Blueprint and Improves It with “The Amazing Spider-Man”

Second chances are a good thing, aren't they? Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man delivers thrills aplenty with a sureness of foot akin to someone afforded a winning blueprint ten years in advance.

“The Amazing Spider-Man” Retreads Old Ground with Some Success

Mooted as a "reboot", Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man essentially retreads ground covered by Sam Raimi in his recent Spider-Man trilogy with mixed results. Ryan Pollard investigates.