22 Jul 2019
Articles, Films

Moonraker: 40th Anniversary

This 1979 fantasy-action film is the eleventh entry in the James Bond series, directed by Lewis Gilbert and starring Roger Moore (his fourth entry), Michael Lonsdale, Lois Chiles, Richard Kiel, Corrine Cléry and Bernard Lee. When a space shuttle, Moonraker, is hijacked in mid-transit and…

Film News, Films

Bond 25: What Can We Expect?

Marred by scepticism, rumour and doubt, ‘Bond 25’ has taken nearly four years to begin production following 2015’s ‘SPECTRE’ which was satisfying to some, but lacklustre to others. Daniel Craig, now 51, only exacerbated said doubt with his dismissal of the 007 role following his…

Film Reviews, Films

REVIEW: The Highwaymen (2019)

This 2019 American crime drama is directed by John Lee Hancock and stars Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson, Kathy Bates, John Carroll Lynch, Kim Dickens, Thomas Mann and William Sadler. 1934. Texas. Notorious murderers and thieves Clyde Barrow (Edward Bossert) and Bonnie Parker (Emily Brobst) continue…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Fisherman’s Friends (2019)

This 2019 biographical comedy-drama, based on a true story about the Cornish fishermen-cum-folk singers, is directed by Chris Foggin. It stars Daniel Mays, James Purefoy, Tuppence Middleton, David Hayman, Dave Johns, Maggie Steed and Noel Clarke. Music executive and Londoner Danny (Mays) arrives in the…