Michael Brennan

Michael has written 9 articles for Nouse

TV Review: Doctor Who Series 8 Episode 6: ‘The Caretaker’

This episode manages to transcend forgettable romp status and gives Clara’s character a chance to develop. Michael Brennan reviews

TV Review: Doctor Who Series 8 Episode 2: ‘Into the Dalek’

This morality tale episode lacks conviction but shows promise for the rest of the series. Michael Brennan reviews

Review: The Wind Rises

This final gift from a retiring filmmaker is a beautifully crafted masterpiece. Michael Brennan reviews

Should we care about the Oscars?

In light of the upcoming 86th Academy Awards, Rosemary Collins and Michael Brennan discuss whether we should be watching this year

2013: A Review

The film team pick their favourite films of last year. How many have you seen?

TV Review: Doctor Who – ‘The Time of the Doctor’

A disappointing final farewell to Matt Smith as this year’s Christmas special felt over-stuffed but ultimately hollow. Michael Brennan reviews

The Time Lord Timeline

Michael Brennan takes us through 50 years of Doctor Who

Review: Don Jon

Gordon-Levitt’s debut is sleak and smart but sometimes undercut by its own glossy production. Michael Brennan reviews

First Look Review: Monsters University

Monsters University is Pixar’s best since Toy Story 3 but fails to step out of the shadow of its predecessor