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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Year: 2017 Directed by: Rian Johnson Starring: Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, Domhnall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Benicio Del Toro. WRITTEN BY CHRIS GELDERD This 2017 American sci-fi fantasy is written and directed by Rian Johnson and is […]

The Disaster Artist

Year: 2017 Directed by: James Franco Starring: James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Ari Graynor, Alison Brie, Jacki Weaver, Zac Efron.  Written by Sarah Buddery The concept for ‘The Disaster Artist’ isn’t exactly the easiest to explain, especially to those with no prior knowledge of the source material […]

JUMPCUT’s Favourites: (500) Days of Summer

Year: 2009 Directed by: Marc Webb Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Zooey Deschanel, Geoffrey Arend, Chloe Grace Moretz, Matthew Grey Gubler. WRITTEN BY JESSICA PEÑA When I first watched 500 Days of Summer, I was a teenager obsessed with the glorious portrayals of love and loss in films. It made me […]

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Year: 2017 Director: Simon Curtis Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Will Tiltson, Alex Lawther.  WRITTEN BY RHYS BOWEN JONES Winnie The Pooh, I’m sure, is a staple of almost everyone’s childhood post-1924. Everyone knows Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, and Eeyore. Everyone knows Christopher Robin. Finding successes as […]

The Florida Project

Year: 2017 Director: Sean Baker Starring: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Bria Vinaite, Caleb Landry Jones, Valeria Cotto. WRITTEN BY RHYS BOWEN JONES Following on from his experimental 2015 effort ‘Tangerine’ in which the entire film was shot with an iPhone 5, Sean Baker turns his eye to the […]

Paddington 2

Year: 2017 Director: Paul King Cast: Ben Whishaw Sally Hawkins, Brendan Gleeson, Michael Gambon, Hugh Grant, Hugh Bonneville, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters, Imelda Staunton.  WRITTEN BY ABBIE EALES The 2014 ‘Paddington’ film took everyone by surprise. Having had to recast the voice of Paddington himself when Colin Firth […]