Category: 2018

Annihilation

Year: 2018 Directed by: Alex Garland Starring: Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac, Tessa Thompson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tuva Novotny Written by Rhys Bowen Jones Alex Garland had been floating on the edges of Hollywood fame for years before he made it big. He’s a talented writer who […]

The Polka King

Year: 2018 Directed by: Maya Forbes Starring: Jack Black, Jenny Slate, Jason Schwartzman, Jacki Weaver WRITTEN BY ELENA MORGAN Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan (Jack Black) unwittingly develops a plan for his many elderly fans to invest in him, that turns out to be an illegal Ponzi […]

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Year: 2018 Directed by: Ron Howard Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Paul Bettany, Joonas Suotamo, Phoebe Waller-Bridge Written by Chris Gelderd In 10 films spanning 41 years, ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ is the first of the franchise that started and ended production under a big […]

100 Years of the RAF

Year: 2018 Directed by: Richard Jukes Narrated by: Sir Martyn Lewis Written by Tom Sheffield To celebrate 100 years of courage, perseverance and innovation, Richard Jukes directs a brand new documentary on the Royal Air Force. The documentary introduces us to former service men and women who discuss what it […]

Life of the Party

Year: 2018 Director: Ben Falcone Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Matt Walsh, Molly Gordon, Maya Rudolph, Gillian Jacobs Written by Elena Morgan After her husband suddenly asks for a divorce, Deanna (Melissa McCarthy) decides to join her teenage daughter Maddie (Molly Gordon) at college so she can finally complete her […]

The Outsider

Year: 2018 Directed by: Martin Zandvilet Stars: Jared Leto, Tadanobu Asano, Kippei Shîna Written by Lucy Buglass The concept of ‘The Outsider’ is a very interesting one, and partially why I was so drawn to the film in the first place. The film follows a former American GI […]

Deadpool 2

Year: 2018 Directed by: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, Morena Baccarin Written by Rhys Bowen Jones The runaway smash-hit of 2016 ‘Deadpool’ saw the debut (yes, debut) of a fan favourite character known for breaking the fourth wall and being supremely foul-mouthed, as […]

Fred: The Godfather of British Crime

Year: 2018 Directed by: Paul Van Carter Starring: Freddie Foreman Written by Tom Sheffield Freddie Foreman (also known as ‘Brown Bread Fred’) is a notorious British gangster who was an associate of the even more notorious Kray twins – Ronnie and Reggie – in the 1960s. This intimate and […]

Revenge

Year: 2018 Directed by: Coralie Fargeat Starring: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Kevin Janssens WRITTEN BY FIONA UNDERHILL ‘Revenge’ is a blood-soaked, violent and gory revenge thriller (surprise!) written and directed by French woman Coralie Fargeat. Within the last year or so we’ve had; ‘Raw’ (dir. Julia Ducournau), ‘The Lure’ (dir. […]