Michael Vecchio

Michael Vecchio is a contributing writer for Before The Cyborgs. A graduate of the University of Alberta, he is a keen follower of events in the world of film, as well as politics and history. You can also hear him podcast about film and politics

Review: Fahrenheit 11/9

Michael Moore's latest documentary shines a spotlight on the dark side of America

Review: A Simple Favor

A Simple Favor is good escapist cinema which, while not groundbreaking, succeeds on the back of its leading stars

Review: The Children Act

Emma Thompson shines but The Children Act struggles to fulfill the potential that its premise entails.

Review: Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again

Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again is a lighthearted fun musical and with everything happening in the world right now, it is exactly what we need.

In Appreciation Of: The Mask Of Zorro

In the years since its release The Mask of Zorro seems to have been overlooked in assessments of great summer movies; yet in revisiting it, this movie is a modern classic and a fine example of good escapist cinema

In Appreciation Of: Mulan (1998)

Setting the blueprint for the modern Disney heroine, Mulan is a landmark achievement in animation