Sweet Virginia

Sweet Virginia

An after-hours card game in a sleepy Alaskan bar. The light, tinged a grey-yellow, alludes to film noir. A mysterious, taciturn stranger asks for some food and water. All of a sudden, the place becom...
Hounds of Love

Mary’s Top Ten of 2017

It’s been a funny old year for cinema. There have been extreme highs and lows; breathtaking pieces of craft to sleazy sex scandals. It’s a year when Hollywood really has had to take a goo...
Baby Driver Edgar Wright

Baby Driver – Trailer

It’s no secret that I am a Kevin Spacey superfan. As soon as I heard his dulcet tones narrate the opening scenes of the Baby Driver trailer, I knew this was a film I was going to see. (This was...

The Accountant – First Trailer

Just arrived is the first trailer for the new Ben Affleck film, The Accountant. After his impressive turn as the bat, Affleck returns to less controversial material (in terms of fan boys at least). H...

Fury

Saving Private Ryan raised the bar in terms of war movies. Its influence was felt in the many films that followed. It wasn’t hard to hold Stephen Spielberg’s epic tale of warfare up as the benc...