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What We Do in the Shadows | Movie review

What We Do in the Shadows
MOVIE REVIEW

Horror comedy is a notoriously difficult genre to master. For every Shaun of the Dead, Scream or Zombieland, there are a dozen low-budget, low-quality knockoffs lying in bargain bins across the country, unwatched and unremembered. [read more]

A Wonderful Christmas Time | Movie review

A Wonderful Christmas Time
MOVIE REVIEW

A Wonderful Christmas Time is set in the teeny Welsh town called Porthcawl, where direction is slight, romance is unconvincing and regionally appropriate accents are practically non-existent. It’s the second in Jamie Adams’ new [read more]

Get on Up screening with Heineken Star Access

Get on Up screening with Heineken Star Access

Trying to compress the turbulent and triumphant life of James Brown, the self-styled “hardest working man in show-business”, is something of a challenge for any film. Yet Get on Up certainly tries hard to realise it. Presented [read more]

Electricity | Movie review

Electricity
MOVIE REVIEW

Against the sound of falling two-pence coins, Agyness Deyn’s Lily sits behind a sheet of glass offering change for arcade machines in exchange for crumpled notes. When a charming young man asks for her name along with his handful of [read more]

The Drop | Movie review

The Drop
MOVIE REVIEW

Bob Saginowski (Tom Hardy) handles his haunting past using a shield of unambitious quiet mundanity. Fate serves to shake him from his self-imposed emotional exile when he finds Rocco, an abandoned and abused pitbull puppy, in a trash can [read more]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One | Movie review

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One
MOVIE REVIEW

The Hunger Games trilogy has been the perfect example of a series that transcends its target young adult audience, with its dark themes and exploration of humanity. The films have proven to be equally adept at bringing their ideas to [read more]

Set Fire to the Stars | Movie review

Set Fire to the Stars
MOVIE REVIEW

Emotionally charged and precisely executed, Set Fire to the Stars utilises subtext and poetry to go deeper into a true story. The film follows the story of John Malcolm Brinnen (Elijah Wood) as he attempts to keep the acclaimed and [read more]

Eastern Boys | Movie review

Eastern Boys
MOVIE REVIEW

Eastern Boys is a work of art, no two ways about it. Robin Campillo’s explorative look into the balance of power in human relationships is at once incredibly well thought out and meticulous, while at the same time vibrant and impulsive. [read more]

Winter Sleep | Movie review

Winter Sleep
MOVIE REVIEW

One of the key benefits of film is its ability to bring unexplored and remote locations to the doorstep of the film-going public, and the setting for Palme d’Or winning movie Winter Sleep, Turkey’s Anatolia region, is a fine [read more]

Interviews with Interstellar stars Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine

Interviews with Interstellar stars Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine

In advance of the release of Christopher Nolan’s latest offering Interstellar, here are the interviews with Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine who chat about acting, the themes behind the movie and astrophysics [read more]

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