0116: The Island

There was a time 2019 felt like the future and not the horribly crushing present, and that time was 2005, when Michael Bay had a go at ‘proper’ science fiction with The Island. We watch as Ewan McGregor and Scarlet Johansson do their best with Bay’s typical brand of complete awfulness, lose count of how many inappropriate product placement deals were signed, and only have to use the censor beep once!

Next week we’re watching Logan’s Run.

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Alex Humphrey

Alex studied film at the University of Kent and went on to work for Universal Pictures in their Post Room gaining an inside look at the movie industry from the very bottom. Constantly writing reviews in everything from local magazines to Hip Hop sites Alex honed his critical skills even spending a brief period as a restaurant critic. Read more

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