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Song to Song

Year: 2017 Director: Terrence Malick Starring: Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, Michael Fassbender, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett, Holly Hunter Written by Fiona Underhill Full disclosure: I was lucky enough to see this film the day after its premiere at SXSW. It was at an advanced members’ screening at Grauman’s […]

Personal Shopper

Year: 2017 Director: Olivier Assayas Starring: Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz, Anders Danielsen Lie, Ty Olwin, Hammou GraĂŻa, Nora von Waldstätten, Benjamin Biolay Written By Charlotte Sometimes When  I was at university many moons ago (three years ago), I would often have days where I had multiple […]

The Thing

Year: 1982 Director: John Carpenter Starring: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David Written by Rhys Wortham Horror is a tricky genre for me. I don’t care for splatter films, and I’ve never been into any of the “big” horror movies. Relying on shock value puts butts in seats, […]

I, Daniel Blake

Year: 2016 Director: Ken Loach Starring: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy Written by Abbie Eales Ken Loach has long been a fearsome and tireless campaigner for political change, giving a voice to those in society who might otherwise be overlooked, through films which merge drama and reality. […]

Beauty And The Beast

Year: 2017 Director: Bill Condon Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Ewan McGregor, Sir Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Nathan Mack, Audra McDonald, Stanley Tucci Written by Sarah Buddery We’re now fully in the age of live-action remakes, reboots, reimaginings or whatever you would […]

Get Out

Year: 2017 Director: Jordan Peele Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener, LilRel Howery Written by Rhys Bowen Jones ‘Get Out’ arrives in the UK soon, following incredible rave reviews from the States. It’s a horror-thriller directed by one-half of a world-famous comedy duo set in […]

John Wick: Chapter Two

Year: 2017 Director: Chad Stahelski Starring: Keanu Reeves, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ian McShane, Ruby Rose Written by Rhys Wortham Action movies usually get a bad rap, often for being over-the-top with explosion and seeming unrealistic. They tend to go one of two ways; either they feature super scary stunts (think […]

Kong: Skull Island

Year: 2017 Directed by: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, John Goodman, Samuel L. Jackson, John C. Reilly Written by Rhys Bowen Jones When it was announced a few years back that ‘Godzilla’ (2014) was the start of a Monster Universe that also contains the iconic King […]

Trespass Against Us

Year: 2017 Director: Adam Smith Starring: Michael Fassbender, Brendan Gleeson, Lyndsey Marshal Written by Tom Sheffield ‘Trespass Against Us’ is director Adam Smith’s film debut, having previously worked on shows such as ‘Doctor Who’ and ‘Skins’, as well as his well-received 2012 documentary ‘The Chemical Brothers: Don’t Think’. […]

Lincoln

Year: 2012 Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn Written by Rhys Wortham In this 2012 movie from Steven Spielberg, we meet Abraham Lincoln, the United States 16th president, struggling to keep everything together. It begins with Lincoln in the midst of the Civil War, and occasionally […]

The Space Between Us

Year: 2017 Director: Peter Chelsom Starring: Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino, Britt Robertson Written by Tom Sheffield If this film taught me anything, it’s to maybe do a little reading up on the plot of a film and not just watching 1 trailer before going and wasting […]

Donald Cried

Year: 2017 Director: Kristopher Avedisian Starring: Jesse Wakeman, Kristopher Avedisian, Louisa Krause Written by Ben Robins Kris Avedisian’s ‘Donald Cried’ is just about as indie as they come. In fact, if you sat with a checklist throughout you’d no doubt have Sundance season bingo within a healthy five minutes of […]