Feb 132016


Ben Stiller’s 2001 film Zoolander has become a cult comedy, and for good reason. It’s silly, it doesn’t take itself seriously, and it cleverly pokes fun at both fashion and celebrity culture. It felt fresh in 2001 and a recent re-watch affirmed that it’s still a great film. How is it then that Zoolander 2 is so awful? Review after the jump.

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Nov 242015

15 years ago they were at the top of the modelling world, but now Derick (Ben Stiler) and Hansel (Owen Wilson) are old and lame. When the world’s most beautiful people start being killed, all dying with Derick’s signature look on their face, the pair are the only ones who can stop the evil mastermind behind it all.

Featuring a cast which includes Penélope Cruz, Kristen Wiig, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Will Ferrell, Zoolander 2 looks absolutely ridiculous and oh so much fun.

The film is set for release in Australia on February 11, 2016.

Nov 262013

A reserved and quiet individual who resorts to daydreaming and fantasies to feel any sort of self fulfilled satisfaction is thrust into the most extreme of circumstances, which forces them to break from their self-deluded existence. The result? The revelation of their true self-worth. My review of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty after the jump.

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