Tag: Saoirse Ronan

A Rivalry Becomes A War In The First Trailer For ‘Mary Queen Of Scots’

‘Mary Queen of Scots’¬†explores¬†the¬†turbulent¬†life of¬†the charismatic¬†Mary Stuart. Queen of France at¬†16¬†and¬†widowed¬†at 18, Mary¬†defies pressure to remarry. Instead,¬†she returns¬†to her native Scotland¬†to reclaim her rightful throne.¬†But¬†Scotland and England fall under the rule of¬†the compelling¬†Elizabeth¬†1.¬†¬†Each young Queen¬†beholds¬†her ‚Äúsister‚Ä̬†in fear and fascination.¬†Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in […]

The Seagull & On Chesil Beach

WRITTEN BY FIONA UNDERHILL The Seagull ‘The Seagull‘ is an adaptation of the famous Chekhov play and features a stellar cast. Annette Bening stars as Irina, an established actress on the Moscow stage and Saoirse Ronan plays Nina; a country girl who aspires to make her way onto […]

‘Gotham Awards 2017’ Winners List

The 2017 Gotham Independent Film Awards took place last night, with ‘Call Me By Your Name’ walking away with the biggest award of the night for ‘Best Feature’ and Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out‘ walked away with 3 awards, including the ‘Audience Award’ and ‘Breakthrough Director’. Going into the […]

Lady Bird

Year: 2017 (UK: 2018) Directed by: Greta Gerwig Cast:¬†Saoirse Ronan, Odeya Rush, Timoth√©e Chalamet,¬†Lucas Hedges Written by Fiona Underhill Greta Gerwig is primarily known for her ‚Äėauteur-muse‚Äô relationship with director Noah Baumbach, which has produced such gems as ‘Frances Ha’, ‘Mistress America’ and ‘Greenberg’. I have also enjoyed […]

Oscars 2016: The Nominees

The second biggest awards show in the film calendar (after the JumpCut UK Film Awards, of course) is feeling a hell of a lot closer now, after the nominees for the 88th Academy Awards were announced this week.¬† Not surprisingly, ‘The Revenant’, Alejandro G. I√Ī√°rritu’s critically-acclaimed follow-up to […]

Watch This Space: November 2 – 8

Welcome to your weekly go-to film guide ‚ÄstWatchThisSpace ‚Ästwhere we¬†recommend what¬†to watch in the cinema and¬†on the television, and remind you of¬†those brilliant films hiding¬†in your DVD collection. IN THE CINEMA Very much in the spirit of last year’s ‘Chef’, ‘Burnt’ features a talented cast including Bradley Cooper, […]