When’s Jack Coming Back?
He turns 80 in about a week’s time – the 22nd, if you want to send a card –...
It’s Amy Adams’ Turn For Oscar Glory…
Chris Haydon gives his thoughts on why Arrival and Nocturnal Animals lead actress Amy Adams deserves the Academy Award...
10 Oscar Snubs That You Won’t Quite Believe
As this year’s Oscar nominations are revealed, you may be upset to see that your personal favourite has been missed of the list. But while the awards are spread, rightly, wider and wider, it still leaves a lot of movies out in the cold, and it always has. So... Read more
Home Again (2017) Review
  Witherspoon rom-com falls flat Reese Witherspoon seems to have had a prolonged case of the Oscar curse.  After her 2005 win for Walk The Line, she’s flitted from variable dramas (Water For Elephants, Wild) to even more ill-advised comedies (Hot Pursuit).  Only recently have things started to look... Read more
The Graduate (50th anniversary re-release, 2017) Review
At the top of its class It could have all been so different.  Imagine ….. Robert Redford as the graduate of the title, the predatory Mrs Robinson played by Ava Gardner and Candice Bergen as her virginal daughter, Elaine.  Not a bad cast, admittedly, but the parts went elsewhere and 50 years... Read more
When’s Jack Coming Back?
He turns 80 in about a week’s time – the 22nd, if you want to send a card – but Jack Nicholson has been noticeable by his absence for some time.  Described by some as a “retired actor”, he last graced UK screens in 2011 in How Do You... Read more
Acting Profiles: Casey Affleck
The Oscar nominations aren’t announced for another fortnight but, after Sunday’s Golden Globe win, the odds on Casey Affleck walking away with the Best Actor little gold man are as short as Mary Berry’s pastry.  It can’t be long before the books close. Both he and older brother Ben... Read more
Acting Profiles: Jake Gyllenhaal
It feels like Jake Gyllenhaal has been around for ever, yet he’s only just celebrated his 36th birthday.  He was just nudging a tender 21 when he made Donnie Darko, introducing cinema-goers to those huge, expressive eyes.  The film itself gets a re-release in UK cinemas this week, lovingly... Read more
It’s Amy Adams’ Turn For Oscar Glory…

Chris Haydon gives his thoughts on why Arrival and Nocturnal Animals lead actress Amy Adams deserves the Academy Award in 2017.

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UK Trailer For Oscar Hopeful Jackie Arrives

Natalie Portman’s central performance as First Lady Jackie Kennedy has been impressing critics world-over. Check out the UK trailer for Jackie right here.

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