Filmmaking For The Digital Age: Meet The Producer On A Mission To Make Films With A Conscience

From the #MeToo and #TimesUp campaigns to the Black Lives Matter movement, in today’s world social issues are never far from the spotlight. One film-maker is determined to use his platform to enter the conversation, creating feature films and TV series which are sure to inspire debate long after the final credits roll. Meet Bizhan Tong: the director/producer behind Phoenix Waters Productions. The company have … Continue reading Filmmaking For The Digital Age: Meet The Producer On A Mission To Make Films With A Conscience

It’s Not Your Star Wars…

Written by Dan Massey A long time ago in a galaxy far far away… People used to behave in a decent respectable way towards each other. There has been a tonne of furore of late regarding ‘Star Wars’; the films and the fandom. More specifically, the treatment of talented actors, directors, producers and crew behind the latest installments in the ‘Star Wars’ legacy since it’s sale … Continue reading It’s Not Your Star Wars…

6 Months Later: A Look At Our 2018 Most Anticipated Films And How They Measured Up

Written by Tom Sheffield Back in December we asked our team what their most anticipated films of 2018 were, and we compiled a list of our top 10. We are now half way through the year, and eight films that made our top ten have been released – but did they live up to our expectations? Click the film titles to be taken to our … Continue reading 6 Months Later: A Look At Our 2018 Most Anticipated Films And How They Measured Up

Reel Women: May UK Releases

Written by Elena Morgan At the start of each month we will be highlighting the films that will be released in UK cinemas that month, that are written and/or directed by women- a little feature we like to call ‘Reel Women’. As someone who’s taken part in the #52FilmsbyWomen for the past few years, I’ve started paying at least a little attention to who is … Continue reading Reel Women: May UK Releases

JUMPCUT’s ‘Infinity War’ Victims

We are now just under 48 hours away from witnessing Thanos’ arrival in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ – so to help pass some time, the team decided to vote on who they think won’t survive the Mad Titan’s fury. Remember – we have no clue who bites the dust, and there are no spoilers ahead, just guesswork! Oh Vision, we hardly knew ye – but the … Continue reading JUMPCUT’s ‘Infinity War’ Victims

Weekend BO Predictions: ‘Rampage’ vs. ‘A Quiet Place’ 2: Electric Booglaoo

Written by Dapo Olowu Three new films are released wide this weekend in the US, led by Amy Schumer’s feel-good comedy, ‘I Feel Pretty’. Not forgetting, it’s also another Box Office title-fight between ‘Rampage’ and ‘A Quiet Place’, mirroring last week’s close encounter. Will The Rock deliver the knockout again, or will ‘A Quiet Place’ finally prevail? So, what’s opening this weekend? Opening in 3,000 … Continue reading Weekend BO Predictions: ‘Rampage’ vs. ‘A Quiet Place’ 2: Electric Booglaoo

Weekend BO Results: ‘Rampage’ Triumphs In A Tight Race For First Place

Written by Dapo Olowu There’s something about a mid-April release that really proves Dwayne Johnson’s box office prowess. Exactly a year ago, he was leading the way with $98m, alongside Vin Diesel and others, in ‘Fate of the Furious’ –  a film which had the biggest worldwide opening weekend of all time with $541.9m. Two years before that, he was again topping the charts in … Continue reading Weekend BO Results: ‘Rampage’ Triumphs In A Tight Race For First Place