The 91st Academy Awards – Winners!

Well…that’s it for another year. Another exhausting round of Oscar winners. Some amazing, some OK, and some just plain bad. The 91st Academy Awards have seemed to be the most exhausting with just a few films feeling worthy of even a nomination let alone an accolade. Despite this, the show must go on… …which is apt because Bohemian Rhapsody went home with the most awards … Continue reading The 91st Academy Awards – Winners!

91st Academy Awards – Live Blog!

Keep up to speed with the hot gossip, the Ceremony Shenanigans. 00.32 – We have less than half an hour! 00.56 – Here we go… 01.00 – Has Bohemian Rhapsody ruined Queen? Mayhaps. Mayhaps. 01.01 – If Glenn Close doesn’t win tonight…. 01.05 – Look at all the clips of films that weren’t nominated. 01.06 – Just make them host. MAKE THEM HOST! 01.07 – … Continue reading 91st Academy Awards – Live Blog!

91st Academy Awards – Predictions

It’s that time of the year again where the “best” and the “brightest” of films are awarded the highest accolade in the film season. Emphasis on the air quotes. That’s right – it’s the 91st Academy Awards. Although watching it this year feels like attending a work training day with people you despise, we’re definitely going So whilst Movies On Weekends settles in again for … Continue reading 91st Academy Awards – Predictions

Road to the Oscars: Free Solo – Review

Destined for Oscar glory in the eyes of this reviewer, especially since Three Identical Strangers didn’t make the shortlist, the documentary Free Solo follows climber Alex Honnold as he attempts to climb the face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without a rope. Husband and wife directing team Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi make us care about the obsessively single-minded Alex as he … Continue reading Road to the Oscars: Free Solo – Review

Independent Spirit Awards – 2019 Winners!

Let’s face it – we all feel like the Award seasons are shit and really cannot wait for the Academy Awards to be over. But in the ray of light within the darkness of the season is the Independent Spirit Award which, up until recently, has just been the Academy Awards a day earlier. Now there seems to be a direct split with not one … Continue reading Independent Spirit Awards – 2019 Winners!

Old Boys – Review

Alex Lawther has proven himself to be an incredible young actor. The performer has risen through the ranks of movies and television shows to become one hell of a rising star. From playing young Alan Turing in Oscar-nominated The Imitation Game to his absolutely ground-breaking performance in The End of the Fucking World. So we’re excited to see him in more daring roles and characters. … Continue reading Old Boys – Review