Nicola Austin

Nicola Austin
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
I'm the creator and editor of We Have a Hulk, co-host of the site's podcast and contributor for film and TV reviews and interviews. Also a contributor for The GWW.
Publications: We Have a Hulk, The GWW

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4.5/5 100% Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (2020) The no holds barred, post-apocalyptic tale impressively weaves together threads from Flashpoint, Justice League Dark and Son of Batman in an epic conclusion. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted May 4, 2020
4/5 91% Blue Story (2020) Blue Story is a powerful and important British drama that truly packs an emotional punch, highlighting the needless tragedy and consequences of gang culture. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
4/5 68% Extraction (2020) Featuring some of the most exhilarating & ambitious action sequences & fight choreography since John Wick, Extraction is an outstanding directorial debut. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2020
3/5 67% Lady and the Tramp (2019) A perfectly watchable, family-friendly adaptation with charming canine stars, but like 2019's The Lion King, it's lacks the magic of the hand drawn animated original. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2020
5/5 88% Onward (2020) The film continues in the studio's traditional vein; following the award-winning combination of inventive world building with strong character arcs & a deep, emotional core. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2020
3/5 64% Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) A fun but formulaic outing that kids will undoubtedly love, but the video game adaptation doesn't quite reach the fuzzy heights of Pokémon Detective Pikachu. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2020
5/5 99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) Parasite is a completely gripping and utterly entertaining masterpiece in which writer-director Bong Joon Ho has poured all his craft and vision into. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2020
4/5 78% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) Overall, Birds of Prey is a rip roaring riot of colour, violence & music! It's a completely bonkers but utterly fun caper that leads the way in representation. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2020
4/5 94% The Personal History of David Copperfield (2020) This is an uplifting, entertaining and ever optimistic take on the timeless tale, wonderfully brought to life by a fantastic ensemble cast. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2020
3.5/5 83% Waves (2019) Waves is a cathartic and authentic mediation on love, loss and forgiveness; showcasing an innovative and ambitious style of filmmaking. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2020
3.5/5 75% Spies in Disguise (2019) This family-friendly film is perfect for the festive period, mixing elements of a fun, mismatched buddy comedy with an espionage spoof. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2020
5/5 79% Jojo Rabbit (2019) JoJo Rabbit is the film we need right now - it's bold, brilliant and really rather moving. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 31, 2019
5/5 89% 1917 (2020) Mendes has created a profoundly moving and utterly immersive piece of filmmaking, proving one of this year's cinematic highlights. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
3.5/5 70% Bombshell (2019) There's no denying that this character driven drama is an entertaining and gripping film - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2019
3.5/5 71% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) Jumanji: The Next Level is an action-packed thrill ride that the whole family will enjoy! - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
7.5/10 91% Togo (2019) Togo is a heart warming tale that wonderfully portrays the ancient bond between humans and dogs in a gripping and emotional journey. - The GWW EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2019
3/5 52% 21 Bridges (2019) 21 Bridges is an utterly predictable, old school style cop thriller that features a twist you'll see coming a mile off. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
4/5 77% Frozen II (2019) Frozen II is a much more heartfelt outing than the first, expanding upon the intriguing Nordic-esque mythology and folklore of Arendelle in a magical quest. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
5/5 92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) This is a captivating and thrilling journey...the dynamic between Bale and Damon really propels the film, with an impressive production design and gripping action to boot. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
3/5 46% Last Christmas (2019) Despite the rom-com shortcomings, Last Christmas is a sweet tale of redemption that features enough heart & festive aesthetics to kick off your Christmas rewatches. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
4/5 72% The Aeronauts (2019) The vertigo inducing third act is a truly gripping spectacle. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
7/10 88% Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (2019) It's so good to see another outing for the often overlooked female hero of the DC trinity and there's definitely a lot to like about it. - The GWW EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2019
5/5 97% Knives Out (2019) Knives Out is an absolutely audacious but terrifically entertaining romp that's filled with suspense and plenty of twists and turns to keep you guessing throughout. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2019
4/5 68% Joker (2019) A slow burn approach that delves into the psyche of the man who would become the Joker. It's an affecting and upsetting experience, but that's the point. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2019
4/5 84% Ad Astra (2019) Existential notions aside, Ad Astra is possibly the most visually stunning spectacle I've seen in a while. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
4/5 63% It Chapter Two (2019) IT Chapter Two is a bigger, bolder and more chilling outing that delves much deeper into the horror aspects of the source material. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2019
3.5/5 53% The Lion King (2019) Jon Favreau's reimagining of The Lion King is undoubtedly a visual triumph. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
3.5/5 88% Batman: Hush (2019) An enjoyable entry into the DC Universe Animated Original Movies, with plenty of action, intrigue and romance, boasting an impressively talented voice cast. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
3/5 55% The Informer (2020) The Informer is a gripping and compelling tale that's full of tense twists and turns, yet ultimately fails to really bring anything new to the table. - We Have a Hulk EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019