It’s a tentative process waiting for that envelope to open. I mean, from beyond the stage and through the magic of television, sitting at home with hefty bets on who deserves to win (or who will) that whole toe curling experience is full of high tension. The best thing is when someone who deserves to win an award without any doubt. Climbing those stairs to … Continue reading Road to the Oscars: Controversial Academy Winners
Ahead of their annual acclaimed London Film Festival, the BFI will be dedicating 12 days to nothing but cinema representing the LGBTQ+ community for the 32nd year in a row. One of the more acclaimed and welcomed film festivals of the year, this year’s line up includes some excellent premieres as well as some brilliant films we already love. This year’s festival includes strands dedicated … Continue reading BFI Flare: 32nd London LGBTQ+ Film Festival – Programme
Disney seem to be having yet another year of sequels with The Incredibles 2, Infinity Wars, Ant-Man, and now Wreck-It Ralph. I don’t know what it is about Wreck-It Ralph that warrants another sequel but here we are. The film suggests that our oversized oaf and bad-guy Ralph is on a rampage across the web! Right, I’m just going to say it. This seems VERY … Continue reading Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 – Brand New Trailer!
Jared Leto stars in The Oustider, the new Netflix film following an American soldier imprisoned in postwar Japan, who enters the dark world of the yakuza, adopting their way of life in repayment for his freedom. Let’s be real for a second; a lot of Netflix’s original films are trash, with their many films from this year alone failing to earn praise, but every so often … Continue reading The Outsider – New Trailer
It’s that time of the year again. No, no, not for the awards but for us film “experts” to attempt to guess at who’s going to win big at the ceremony. This year is the 90th Academy Awards and we’re all a buzz, trying to guess the winners. Unlike last year where we had two heavy-weight champs boxing it out (La La Land and Moonlight,) … Continue reading Road to the Oscars: 90th Academy Awards – Predictions
Saoirse Ronan – Excuse me, three time Academy Award nominee at the age of 23 Saoirse Ronan* – is one of the most talented and exciting young actors working today, and she’s taking the lead again in On Chesil Beach. Based on Ian McEwan’s novel, a young couple in 1960s England finds their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an … Continue reading On Chesil Beach – New trailer