At last night’s EE British Academy Film Awards Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri was named Best Film and Outstanding...
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has today confirmed a number of nominees, presenters and other...
Tries to pack a lot of Heat but never quite hits the pinnacle… When it comes to cop thrillers and films surrounding eloquent heists, it’s fair to say that in many cases we’ve seen it all before. There are the films that helped to define this corner of the... Read more
Respectful tribute to a life and talent cut short Tomorrow – Monday, 22 January – is the tenth anniversary of the death of Heath Ledger. He was just 28. Marking the anniversary is the release on DVD and digital of documentary, I Am Heath Ledger, made originally for TV... Read more
Surviving The Wild is one of those film that gives you that warm, cosy feeling inside. Hollywood through the years has been known to product some truly remarkable young talent that would eventually blossom into the industry’s greatest names. Acts such as Jodie Foster have prevailed from a very... Read more
A vibrant, cultured and heartfelt entry into the Disney Pixar catalogue. Many proclaim that music is the key to happiness and upon watching Disney Pixar’s latest movie Coco it’s very hard to deny such a statement. In fact, happiness and so much more are brimming from the studio’s latest... Read more
Written and directed by Charles C. Moore, MADTOWN, follows a troubled young man, Briggs (Milo Ventimiglia), who flashes back to the demons of his past when his sister is released from her twenty-year prison sentence for the murder of their parents. Briggs must confront his estranged sister and deal... Read more
Chastain is incredible in Aaron Sorkin’s impressive debut directorial stint. Jumping into the directorial chair for the first time, Aaron Sorkin has forged his name into cinema history as one of the remarkable writers of this generation. The wordsmith has stamped his mark on the film industry with his... Read more
Netflix cop/fantasy mash-up misfires After a year which has included Okja, The Meyerowitz Stories and Mudbound, Netflix – correction, Netflix Originals – aims to finish 2017 on a high with the closest it’s come so far to a big Hollywood-style blockbuster. Bright has the star (Will Smith), the director... Read more
We all know of the immense directorial talents of Christopher Nolan, having experience his Dark Knight trilogy, Inception, The Prestige and beyond, but he may have forged his greatest film in the form of Dunkirk, a war epic that doesn’t need to rely upon graphic violence and overstated set... Read more
Rian Johnson invigorates the Star Wars saga with an adventurous and surprising entry into the series. There is a specific moment in Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi that invokes feelings of being a child watching Star Wars for the first time and gives us an indicator that... Read more
James Franco delivers a career best performance in the best comedy of the year. Hollywood is a dark place at the moment, now more so than ever, but there is a shining light and it comes in the most unexpected of places. The Disaster Artist is in many ways,... Read more
A dinner that rarely delivers on its main course… It’s always a joy to witness Steve Coogan around a dinner table. After all, in recent times, he’s enthralled us with his impressions and random chatter with Rob Brydon in the brilliant The Trip, but his latest venture is a... Read more
Wonder wears its heart on its sleeve, and anchored by a brilliant performance by Jacob Tremblay, the film is a delight. August Pullman (Jacob Tremblay) seems just like your typical kid. He has similar aspirations to many other children, and is particularly passionate about science and space travel. He... Read more