John Gibson

John is a movie and television lover who studied Buddhism and Community Education at Edinburgh University. He has hosted his own podcast, written a movie blog and performed at the Fringe. He works in Adult Literacy.
85 articles

Joint Security Area

A timely re-release of a twist on political and personal drama

2 January 2021

King Of New York

Cruel and effective examination of criminal redemption

9 November 2020


Wheatley and Du Maurier: an uneasy pairing

30 October 2020

Project Power

Netflix is a dollar short and a day late with this tale of superheroes and super-drugs

18 August 2020


Irrational, selfish, and irritating. White Privilege: The Movie

4 July 2020

Bicycle Thieves

An unusually prescient depiction of poverty's vicious circle

4 July 2020


A slightly flawed study of all the facets of toxic masculinity

27 May 2020