Mary Poppins Returns (****)

Creating a sequel to a movie as widely beloved as the original Mary Poppins is no small undertaking. Her iconic red shoes are an enormous challenge to fill, however Emily Blunt surpasses all expectations and, whilst respecting and paying tribute to Julie Andrews’ original portrayal, makes the role her own.

Beauty and the Beast (*****)

Hi all! So this weekend I finally¬†got round to watching Beauty and the Beast at the pictures. Firstly, let me explain the significance of this film in my life. I’ve never been a massive fan of princesses, and as a child I found their helplessness and need to be saved more irritating than anything else….

Lion (*****)

The astonishing true story of Saroo Brierley, Director Garth Davis make his feature film debut with Lion; the story of a man on his mission to reunite with the loving family he was taken from over 20 years earlier.