Oscars 2015 Close-Up: Birdman

Our penultimate close-up zones in on Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s dark, comedic-drama ‘Birdman’. Starring Michael Keaton, this unique film has garnered critical acclaim and numerous, prestigious awards in the run-up to the Academy Awards, making it one of the strong favourites to win in the Best Picture category. Read […]

Blomkamp Alien Sequel Ready To Go

Neil Blomkamp, director of ‘District 9’ and upcoming release ‘Chappie’, claims Hollywood executives are all set to put into motion his sequel to the legendary ‘Alien’ franchise. Sigourney Weaver is lined up to reprise her role as Ellen Ripley, a role she has played through the four previous […]

Jurassic World [Preview]

 Written by Nick Deal As the days tick by towards the much-anticipated reboot of the Jurassic Park franchise, we were treated to a second trailer during this year’s Superbowl. This second trailer answered some previously existing questions, but also raises just as many new questions for fans looking […]

Oscars 2015 Close Up: Whiplash

With just 12 days to go until the Oscars 2015 ceremony, we had better get a move on with our feature on the eight films nominated for the Best Picture category. Film six is Damien Chazelle’s drama, ‘Whiplash’, the story of a young drummer and his ruthless mentor. […]

BAFTA Awards: The Winners

Tonight marked the 68th annual British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA). ‘The Theory Of Everything’ took home two of the big awards, winning in the Outstanding British Film category, and star Eddie Redmayne named Best Actor. Richard Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ stole the show however, winning Best Film and Best Director […]