Contracted horror review (9.5/10) “Shockingly awkward”.

Contracted horror review (9.5/10) “Shockingly awkward”. The Good “Great visual effects”. “Empathy with characters”. “In-depth storyline”. “Relationships involved”. “Sound used shockingly”. “Believable character emotions”. “Regular setting variation”. “Twists, turns, and contrasts”. “Plenty of plot surprises”. The Bad “Lack of lighting effects”. Introduction Contracted is a 2013, Drama, Horror, Thriller, movie according to IMDb. The setting […]

Angry Orchard Rose cider review (7.25/10) – “Pleasantly natural, but unbalanced fruit. Flowers more than apples”.

Angry Orchard Rose cider review (7.25/10) – “Pleasantly natural, but unbalanced fruit. Flowers more than apples”. The Good “Fairly practical”. “Pretty bottle design”. “Medium carbonation”. “Strong tang, as suggested”. “Medium-thin mouthfeel as promised”. “Lasting tangy aftertaste”. “Natural taste and aftertaste”. “Pleasant, distinctive aroma”. The Bad “Apples not star of the show”. “Balance off”. “Sweetness lacking”. […]

Planet Terror movie review (7/10) – “Light-hearted, humorous, and action-packed. More contrast and fear factor needed, to appease the adult target audience”.

Planet Terror movie review (7/10) – “Light-hearted, humorous, and action-packed. More contrast and fear factor needed, to appease the adult target audience”. The Good “Gore”. “Huge variety of themes” “Does comedy well”. “Plenty of action”. “Setting and scenery varied plenty”. “Adult males dream elements”. “Music varied well”. “Some minor surprises”. “Touching ending”. The Bad “Tension […]

Mortimers Orchard English Apple cider review (8.5/10) – “Subtly, natural cider. One too watery to write home about”.

Mortimers Orchard English Apple cider review (8.5/10) – “Subtly, natural cider. One too watery to write home about”. The Good “Pleasant and natural smell”. “Lightly sparkling as promised”. “Session-able”. “Smooth”. “Okay balance”. “Natural taste”. “Pleasant, lasting aftertaste”. “Competitive price for weak bottles”. “Practical”. “Reasonable cost”. The Bad “You have to buy 4 at once”. “No […]

Climax 2018 horror movie review “Fabulous conclusion and profoundly unique” – (9/10).

Climax 2018 horror movie review “Fabulous conclusion and profoundly unique” – (9/10). The Good “Ineffable ending”. “Fabulous build up to the end”. “Brilliant soundtrack”. “Great character emotions”. “Passionate acting”. “Strong opening”. “Diversity of characters”. “Clear themes established”. “Changing camera angles”. “Setting variety”. The Bad “Intro too long”. “Horror theme too sparse at beginning”. “Not enough […]

Open water 2: Adrift movie review “ Best of the trilogy by far” (8/10).

Open water 2: Adrift movie review “ Best of the trilogy by far” (8/10). The Good “Believable acting and emotions”. “Best of the 3 in the series”. “Lots of tension”. “Lots of dying”. “Relationships and emotions included. “Lighting effects striking”. “Sound used appropriately”. “Cut scenes used”. “Camera shots varied”. The Bad “Lack of continuity from […]

Aspalls Clements four cyder review (8.75/10) – “Overall, not an especially unique drink. Natural, tangy and fruity though”.

Aspalls Clements four cyder review (8.75/10) – “Overall, not an especially unique drink. Natural, tangy and fruity though”. The Good “Strong branding colours”. “Good backstory”. “Practical”. “Natural and fruity taste”. “Natural, persistent aftertaste”. “Pleasant natural scent”. “Light carbonation as expected”. “No dryness as expected”. “Smooth taste and aftertaste”. “Perfect medium mouthfeel”. “Full flavoured”. The Bad […]

IT horror movie review (9/10) – “Ineffably macabre, ending a little mediocre”.

IT horror review The Good “Lighting effects”. “Dual storyline”. “Tension built before shocks”. “Eerie music employed”. “Unexpected events”. “Charming character personalities”. “Lots of individual characters”. “Stunning scenery”. “Lots of regular shocks”. “Really scary depiction of evil”. The Bad “Slightly too long”. “Settings not varied enough”. “Ending not shocking enough”. Intro Last weeks horror review was […]

West Country cider “2019 Special edition Sidastroll 1” – cider rating collection by Ben Hattrell ( Released September 2019)

West Country cider “2019 Special edition Sidastroll 1” – by Ben Hattrell ( Released September 2019). Cider guide and rating ebook with poetry and summaries. Check it out here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sidastroll-Johnny-Depp-Ben-Hattrell-ebook/dp/B07LBZBJZ8 Blisters on feet ? After a long day hiking in the Herefordshire hills there probably isn’t anything better than a cool drink. With most of […]

It comes at night Horror review (8/10)- “Entertaining and tense till the middle, Peters out after that”.

It comes at night Horror review (8/10)- “Entertaining and tense till the middle, Peters out after that”. The Good “Bursting with visual and sound effects”. “Striking camera angles”. “Dramatic opening scenes”. “Immediate sense of mystery”. “Spooky, remote setting”. “Highly effective tension building”. “Thought provoking ending”. “Relatable characters”. “Good character relationships”. The Bad “Too much left […]