Filmoria Visits…Star Wars Identities – The Exhibition
This week, we were lucky enough to be invited to Lucasfilm and X3 Production’s fabulous new Star Wars exhibition – Star Wars Identities – at The O2 Arena in North Greenwich, London. Open until 3rd September, this fantastic interactive...
20 Must-See Movies Still To Come In 2017
We’ve officially wrapped the year’s awards, and now the time has come to focus on the forthcoming blockbuster cinema as we roll into summer and winter territories. With tons and tons of exciting movies to look forward to – from superhero...
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Features IMAX Footage
A number of key sequences from Rian Johnson’s forthcoming epic Star Wars: The Last Jedi have been filmed with IMAX cameras, following J.J. Abrams’ usage of the technology on Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. In an official press release, IMAX...
Filmoria Visits…Star Wars Identities – The Exhibition
This week, we were lucky enough to be invited to Lucasfilm and X3 Production’s fabulous new Star Wars exhibition – Star Wars Identities – at The O2 Arena in North Greenwich, London. Open until 3rd September, this fantastic interactive experience takes fans inside the heart of A Galaxy Far, Far Away, by offering a new perspective on our beloved intergalactic heroes. Star Wars Identities’ foundation is built upon the two figures... Read more
City Of Tiny Lights Gets A Noirish UK Poster
Ahead of its anticipated UK release next month, the good folks at Icon Film have provided us with this sleek, noir-inspired quad poster for City of Tiny Lights. Starring Rogue One: A Star Wars Story‘s Riz Ahmed, and Penny Dreadful‘s Billie Piper, the film was a big hit at the BFI London Film Festival last October, and looks set to thrill viewers this April. Directed by Pete Travis, and featuring a fresh British supporting cast including... Read more
First Footage From Star Wars: The Last Jedi Screened
It’s official, we are well and truly on the road to one of this year’s biggest releases – the next chapter in the Star Wars Saga, The Last Jedi. And over at Disney, at the annual shareholders gathering – the lucky folks in attendance were able to see first glimpses of the December blockbuster. Star Wars: The Last Jedi is one of Filmoria’s 20 Must-See Movies Still to Come in 2017 There has been much debate and speculation... Read more
Watch: Hilarious Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Parody Video
We at Filmoria absolutely LOVE Star Wars, and we said Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was “absolutely astonishing entertainment,” in our official review last year. Still, we also appreciate a good joke poked at A Galaxy Far, Far Away, which is exactly what How It Should Have Ended (HISHE) have provided with this side-splitting new video. Now rather obviously, this video contains major spoilers, but come on, who hasn’t... Read more
20 Must-See Movies Still To Come In 2017
We’ve officially wrapped the year’s awards, and now the time has come to focus on the forthcoming blockbuster cinema as we roll into summer and winter territories. With tons and tons of exciting movies to look forward to – from superhero spectaculars, to world-class war dramas – there is something for everyone to enjoy in the remaining months of 2017. With this firmly in mind, we at Filmoria look ahead to the titles that’ll... Read more
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Features IMAX Footage
A number of key sequences from Rian Johnson’s forthcoming epic Star Wars: The Last Jedi have been filmed with IMAX cameras, following J.J. Abrams’ usage of the technology on Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. In an official press release, IMAX and Lucasfilm have announced that the Looper director has captured scenes using IMAX’s extremely high-resolution cameras, which promise to provide audiences greater scope and increased image... Read more
Production On Han Solo Star Wars Story Gets Underway
Principal photography on the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff film has gotten underway at Pinewood Studios in London. Directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller of The LEGO Movie and 21 Jump Street fame, the new Star Wars Story (in the same vein as Gareth Edwards’ masterpiece, Rogue One), will explore Han and Chewbacca’s adventures before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope, including their early encounters with that other card-playing... Read more
Woody Harrelson Joins Han Solo Spinoff Movie
It has been officially revealed today by Lucasfilm that Woody Harrelson has signed on to star in the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff anthology movie. This will serve as the second in the new assortment of singular Star Wars stories in the wake of Gareth Edwards’ incredible Rogue One. Harrelson, known for wide-ranging roles in film and TV such as The Hunger Games, No County For Old Men, True Detective, Cheers, and Zombieland, will... Read more
Watch: Fascinating Look At How Rogue One Resurrected Grand Moff Tarkin
Gareth Edwards’ enthralling masterpiece Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is currently storming the global box-office, and with good reason: the film is incredible. But a big question upon the lips of many is just how Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic managed to digitally recreate Peter Cushing’s legendary Imperial operative Grand Moff Tarkin, considering the actor passed away in 1994. Well thanks to ABC News, we now have a wider... Read more
Stunning Star Wars Rebels Season 3 Mid-Season Trailer
We at Filmoria love Star Wars Rebels; Disney XD’s exhilarating animated offering which bridges the gap between Episodes III and IV via Rogue One. Following the dramatic midseason finale back in December, the show is set to return this Saturday (7th January), and to celebrate, the good folks at Lucasfilm have unleashed an incredible new trailer. Featuring plentiful glimpses at Sabine with the Darksaber, Grand Admiral Thrawn’s diabolical... Read more
Rogue One Finishes 2016 As The Biggest Film At The UK Box Office
It was almost an inevitability, but it’s now been confirmed that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is officially the UK’s biggest film of the 2016 box office. With the figures all tallied up at the close of last year, Rogue One ended as the most successful film of the annual calendar with a staggering £50.7m in total. It pipped Warner Bros’ Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them in the final hours and achieved the feat in just 17 days... Read more
A Monster Calls (2017) Review
Picture the scene.  It’s the end of a press screening for A Monster Calls in one of the biggest cinemas in London – and all you can hear from the assembled critics is a chorus of sniffles. Patrick Ness’s much loved children’s novel has been adapted for the screen by the author, so its many fans can expect something faithful to the original.  Which leaves those who’ve never read it to emerge from the cinema, teary eyed and in bits. Young... Read more