Thursday, 28 July 2016
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Equal parts revolutionary and risqué in its time, Psycho has gone on to embed itself in our collective cinematic lexicon and reshape horror for over half a century.
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
The gigantic pop culture event that is San Diego Comic Con has wrapped for another year, leaving a deep pool of trailers, posters and revelations for fans of film, TV and general geekdom to pour over.
It can be easy to miss something amongst the frenetic headlines and excitable Tweets so I've done the best I can to compile the big stories from the weekend in this nifty little roundup. Which news story from SDCC 2016 has got you most excited? Let's chat in the comments section down below!
Monday, 25 July 2016
The Killing Joke is the latest Batman storyline to receive the animated treatment - but can the film match the notoriety of its source material?
Sunday, 24 July 2016
Roland Emmerich eat your heart out; Roar Uthaug’s The Wave takes the cake for heart-pounding disaster spectacle.
Saturday, 23 July 2016
It might seem a little silly, but we all fear the dark on some level; whether its a lifetime of horror films or a subconscious hangover from childhood, pitch dark is an inherently unsettling thing to find yourself in - and David F. Sandberg's movie Lights Out aims to hammer home exactly why we should all fear the dark.
Friday, 22 July 2016
Prepare to smile and sing along like a complete dork; John Carney’s Sing Street is joyful, cinematic heaven.
Thursday, 21 July 2016
To infinity and beyond? The crew of the USS Enterprise journey further into the final frontier than ever before in Justin Lin's Star Trek Beyond.
Monday, 18 July 2016
Primetime television drama has been proven to be an effective staging ground for Susanna White’s silver screen career; the veteran British director is best known for her work behind the camera on projects such as Jane Eyre and Generation Kill, both of which were nominated for Emmys. She also won a BAFTA in 2006 for her work on TV serial Bleak House, which starred a young Carey Mulligan.
Saturday, 16 July 2016
It's the movie that fuelled thousands of angry comments across the Internet - but is the 2016 reboot of Ghostbusters worthy of the hate and vitriol? This is my review...
Friday, 15 July 2016
Monday, 11 July 2016
Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise mixes black humour with even blacker horror to create a dark, decadent delight.
Sunday, 10 July 2016
Goldstone is a hard-boiled Australian crime drama set in a rural Outback town of the same name; it sees director Ivan Sen refine his craft with a superior sequel to his 2013 film Mystery Road.
Saturday, 9 July 2016
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates is another loud, crude American comedy that only covers the bare minimum but little else.
Monday, 4 July 2016
Richard Linklater goes back to school with Everybody Wants Some!!, a raucous party that is equal parts sentimental and subtly poignant.
Sunday, 3 July 2016
Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to not laugh at least once during Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson’s fantastically funny, freewheeling spy comedy, Central Intelligence. If you succeed, you’re probably dead inside. Sorry.
Friday, 1 July 2016
Walt Disney, Steven Spielberg and Roald Dahl is a potent mixture that makes for a mouthwatering proposition; but does this holy trinity work in tandem to create something extra special with The BFG?