Features

Who is George MacKay?

Back in July, the release of Midsommar triggered me to do a deep-dive into the IMDb of Jack Reynor and I shared my findings with you, dear readers. Now, the release of 1917 and True History of the Kelly Gang has prompted a similar response…

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…

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…

Film Trailers, Films

First Trailer For Greta Gerwig’s ‘Little Women’ Released

[kad_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O2B0oIULVOc” ]   “Writer-director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) has crafted a Little Women that draws on both the classic novel and the writings of Louisa May Alcott, and unfolds as the author’s alter ego, Jo March, reflects back and forth on her fictional life. …

News + Trailers

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

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnqjSgMU36U&w=560&h=315] ‘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 “sister” in fear and fascination. Rivals in power and in…

Drama, Film Reviews

REVIEW: The Seagull & On Chesil Beach (2018)

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 the…

Events

‘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’….

Comedy, Film Reviews, Z - 2017

REVIEW: Lady Bird (2018)

Greta Gerwig is primarily known for her ‘auteur-muse’ relationship with director Noah Baumbach, which has produced such gems as ‘Frances Ha’, ‘Mistress America’ and ‘Greenberg’. I have also enjoyed watching her in the role of Natalie Portman’s best friend in the diverse ‘No Strings Attached’…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Lost River (2015)

Wait, Ryan Gosling is a director now? When I read about this film last year and saw the trailer I was pretty excited – I’m a big Gosling fan and the idea of him moving behind the camera intrigued me. And then there’s the cast which…