Articles

2020 Golden Globe Predictions

Welcome back to one of the most alluring and exciting times of the year – awards season. And whilst it showcases the best of the best in cinema, it’s also an opportunity to think about the ongoing issues that are still raising questions in the…

Features

Best of the Decade: Inception

Christopher Nolan is one of Hollywood’s event directors. Joining the likes of Tarantino, Spielberg, and relatively new-entrant Denis Villeneuve, Nolan creates films that come burdened with massive expectation that grows with each film he gifts us. What started with Memento, the Guy Pearce starring mind-bender…

Film News, Films

Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, And Kurt Russell Feature In Newly Released ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Clip

[kad_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7hwuxbiY_k&feature=youtu.be” ]   “Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time… In Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognise anymore. The ninth…

Watch This Space

Watch This Space: August 28th – September 3rd

This week we’re excited to re-launch our weekly feature – Watch This Space. Every Monday we will be recommending films that are on TV that week, films playing at the cinema, and also remind you of those brilliant films hiding on streaming services, such as…

Events

Sunshine Blogger Award

We are delighted to accept the nomination of a Sunshine Blogger Award from the wonderful Alicja Johnson AKA Reel Red Reviews (if you don’t already know her, you really should go check out her blog). Thank you very much for the nomination; this is the…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Inception (2010)

As far as cerebral, intelligent, and actually fun thrillers go, this one has got to be somewhere on that top 10 list. The ultimate exercise in original storytelling and creatively twisting genre tropes on their heads; ‘Inception’ clears the field for competition. Released in 2010,…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: The Aviator (2004)

Claiming Leonardo DiCaprio as my favourite actor without seeing ‘The Aviator’ is kinda like supporting the England football team without seeing the 5-1 drubbing we gave Germany back in 2001 (damn that was good). Once again, the trusty Netflix allowed me to remedy this, but…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? (1993)

With the 2016 Oscars ceremony out of the way and Leonardo DiCaprio finally taking home a golden statue thanks to his moving performance in ‘The Revenant’, I thought it would be fun to re-watch the picture which earned him his first Oscar nomination: ‘What’s Eating Gilbert Grape’. I’ve seen the…