Written by Jakob Lewis Barnes, Abbie Eales, and Corey Hughes Throughout history, cinema has reflected, echoed and even preempted societal shifts that occur through the ages, and that’s where our Decade Definers series comes in. We’ll take a look at the world, decade by decade, and discuss how the films […]
Written by Fiona Underhill I was lucky enough to win tickets, thanks to the International Screenwriters Association, to this wonderful evening celebrating female filmmakers at the American Cinematheque’s historic Egyptian Theatre. It started with drinks and delicious food in the courtyard, where there was a red carpet for […]
On Wednesday May 25th 1977, George Lucas’s dream of a small scale sci-fi space saga was finally released to low expectations. It was called ‘Star Wars’.
“Roger never stopped, and nor did his passion for his work, his family and his fans.”
Written by Patrick Alexander The year was 2008. Millions of teenagers flocked to the cinema in the prime of adolescent sophistication with $10 bills and red vines in hand. In a 3 year span, they had witnessed the greatest comedy blockbuster run of their time. Call it youthful […]
May 8th – 14th marks ‘Mental Health Awareness Week’ and we take a look at how Hollywood is tackling the taboo of mental health.
Written by Jo Craig With the release of ‘Alien: Covenant’ landing this Friday in UK cinemas (US May 19th), and Ridley Scott’s recent blunder unveiling ‘Alien: Awakening’ as the third prequel, preceding possibly another three chapters, heads are starting to roll over the structure behind the franchises timeline. […]
Written by Chris Gelderd The fourth of May… The day that comes but once a year. To many, just another day of a season, but to most it’s a day beyond anything this galaxy could prepare us for. It’s a day to celebrate all things Star Wars. Is it […]
Written by Chris Winterbottom and Jakob Lewis Barnes Throughout history, cinema has reflected, echoed and even preempted societal shifts that occur through the ages, and that’s where our Decade Definers series comes in. We’ll take a look at the world, decade by decade, and discuss how the films […]