Review

The Beaver Reviews: Little Women

When one review just won’t do – Molly Horner, Raphaelle Camarcat, and Amber Iglesia give their opinions on Greta Gerwig’s latest masterpiece Molly’s  Little Women: Triumph of the Female Gaze ★★★★ Ever since precocious, bold girls who spent a little too…

January 2020 – Starting the year with a bang!

The best of January films, tv shows, theatre productions, albums, and books to suit all tastes FILM  To start the decade off with a bang, we have a couple of highly-anticipated war films. The first is tipped to be a…

Cyrano de Bergerac – slam poetry meets the 15th century ★★★★★

Despite having to tread the paths of several previous adaptations of Cyrano de Bergerac, Jamie Lloyd’s interpretation is exemplary. We witnessed Lloyd’s stellar talent earlier this year with Betrayal, starring Tom Hiddleston; he now takes on a new challenge with…

Worst internet moment of the decade: Covfefe

On 31 May 2017, shortly after midnight, the 45th POTUS tweeted “Despite the constant negative press covfefe”. Yes, he made a spelling error, and yes, the liberal American media went absolutely insane about it and pretended like they didn’t know…

Best internet moment of the decade: National Snake Day 2016

Everyone remembers where they were on National Snake Day, 2016. After months of an escalating feud between Taylor Swift and Kanye West, two of the most annoying people in the entertainment industry, Kim Kardashian West ended it all over Snapchat.…

Worst musical of the decade: Spider-Man Turn off the Dark

There is nothing in the world I wish I had seen live more than Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark — and I missed seeing Beyonce in 2009 because I was fighting with my mum. A Spider-Man musical, how fucking iconic. …

Best musical of the decade: Hamilton

I originally was going to talk about the best and worst play of the decade. I wanted to rave about something artistically mind-blowing, like Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime. It’s a great show. If you haven’t yet,…

Worst film of the decade: The Emoji Movie – 👎💩

Those two emojis perfectly encapsulate my feelings towards this film. It’s an epic adventure that follows a smartphone trying to save the world from being deleted. What could possibly go wrong? Everything. This half-hearted film is uninspiring; it completely misrepresents…

Film of the Decade – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

From Toy Story 2’s release in 2010 to Scorsese’s recent 3.5-hour epic, this past decade has been a hearty cinematic meal. The 2010s have seen the unprecedented rise of reboots, remakes, sci-fi, and superhero films. The decade ended with the…

Oh, Lewis Capaldi – how do I despise thee?

Oh, Lewis Capaldi – How do I despise thee? Let me count the ways. Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent is the worst album of the decade. Before listening to the 23-year-old public nuisance, I had in my head that…

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