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Audrey’s Top 100 Films of the 2000s: #60-41

60. Bend It Like Beckham (Gurinder Chadha, 2002) Inspirational sports films are a dime a dozen, but for one to have such a palpable sense of energy and a keen understanding of gender and cultural dynamics is truly rare indeed. Bend It Like Beckham, among…

Box Office

Weekend Box Office Report – 11/02/20

‘Birds of Prey’ can’t fly high with just a $33m opening: Box Office Report It just wasn’t to be for ‘Birds of Prey’, as the Margot Robbie-fronted superhero film had its wings clipped with just a $33m opening across the Academy Awards weekend. Meanwhile, ‘Bad…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 13/01/20

‘1917’ smashes expectations with $37m opening, as ‘Underwater’ sinks without a trace Universal’s ‘1917’ exploded onto the scene this weekend, with a near-$40m opening that finally saw ‘Star Wars’ relinquish its grip atop the charts. It’s an opening that marks not only one of the…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 06/01/20

‘The Grudge’s $11m opening over-shadowed by truly scary Cinemascore The 1st weekend of 2020 failed to spring many major surprises, as ‘The Grudge’ rang in the new year with $11m. It was good news for Disney and ‘Star Wars’, as ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ closes…

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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…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Little Women (2019)

Whenever there’s a new adaptation of a classic novel, the grumblings are always the same. Do we really need another version of this? Hasn’t the story been told to exhaustion already? But beloved novels like Little Women occupy a special place in the hearts of…

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JumpCut’s Person of the Year 2019

With contributions from Fiona Underhill As we wave goodbye to 2019 the JumpCut have come together once again to decide on our first-ever ‘Person of the Year’ cover. What was originally a mock cover jokingly created based on a passing comment in the group chat,…

Reel Women

REEL WOMEN: December 2019 UK Releases

Welcome back to Reel Women, the monthly feature that highlights the films being released in the UK that are written and/or directed by women. Here’s not only our last Reel Women of the year but the last Reel Women of the decade. In December we…