Ralph Fiennes is immortalised in our minds as one of the best villain actors of all time. Whether it’s terrifyingly stalking the barracks of Auschwitz in Schindler’s List or his nose-less flapping about trying to kill a teenage wizard in the Harry Potter series, you’d have seen his menacing brow in a film before and probably had it populate your nightmares. The actor, lately, seems … Continue reading A Bigger Splash – DVD Review
When watching a documentary audiences can take what is before them as undisputed truth. A documentary is still a piece of film. Its carries the thoughts, feelings, and even bias of its makers. A stylized documentary can sometime feel strange to an audience yet in documentary/drama Dead Slow Ahead, the director/writer has created a narrative from astounding visuals. Dead Slow Ahead, despite its horror title, is … Continue reading East End Film Festival: Dead Slow Ahead – Review
Labyrinth turns 30 today” I’ll give you some time to feel a little old. OK. As far as the epitome of childhood movies goes, this great fete of imagination from the brilliant Jim Henson (creator of The Muppets and similar puppet characters for those who have no idea how to get to Sesame Street) is on the top of most lists. On every Christmas and … Continue reading Happy 30th Birthday Labyrinth!
About a month ago, I explained that the previous Morgan trailer utterly freaked me out. The elusive and spooky sci-fi film had a chilling trailer, a wondrous cast, and a premise so unknown that it made it more weird and strange. Yeah, well – that’s all been ruined. The no-longer-mysterious film revolves around a young woman who is found after an accident and is seemingly … Continue reading Morgan – Brand New Trailer!
When it comes to summer blockbusters, there is a whole bunch to get excited for. Suicide Squad, The BFG, Ghostbusters amongst the season’s biggest releases. But, let’s not forget about Star Trek Beyond because, let’s face it, we all kind of did. Star Trek Beyond sees director Justin Lin take the director’s chair as Kirk and his crew face their biggest challenge yet. As they … Continue reading Star Trek Beyond – Final Trailer!
When actors turn directors, there is some trepidation. Just because you’ve starred in films, doesn’t mean you can make them. There are different levels of results: the good, the bad, and the downright ugly. Ewan McGregor adds himself to the list of actors turned filmmakers and he is tackling Philip Roth novel American Pastoral. The film revolves around family who are torn apart when their … Continue reading American Pastoral – Brand New Trailer!