Six Of The Best: Alternative Valentine’s

Forget the Hollywood cliché of boy meets girl, girl takes off glasses, boy falls madly in love. That’s not romance. Lingering glances, unspoken words, stolen kisses … Now, that’s got our heart beatin...

First Man

With any film that comes out now which celebrates American achievements you tend to fear the worst. Not for the content but for the underlying political issues that it may be trying to promote. Argua...
Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

Denis Villeneuve has quickly established himself as one of the most interesting directors in contemporary cinema. Any time you hear his name attached to a project, it’s almost impossible not to get e...

This Week At The GFT

With the Golden Globes behind us and the announcement of the BAFTA nominations, now is the time when the award contenders finally hit the UK screens. The GFT is screening the two front runners this w...

Six Of The Best: Breaking The Mould

It’s not easy being typecast. You rock up for the audition, super keen to play an emotionally challenged romantic lead in what is promised to be the biggest hit of the year, but all the casting direc...

New Releases For January

UK cinema releases in January is the traditional time for the serious award contenders to get wide releases. The award buzz is usually in full effect by this point and some films have been nominated ...

Only God Forgives

Only God Forgives is one of those films that completely divides opinion. You either love it or you hate it. You get it or you don’t think there is anything to get.  Whether you enjoy the film will mo...

John’s Top Ten of 2013

It was a bit of a hit and miss year for movies. Some of the most anticipated and heavily promoted films failed to live up to the hype. We had the now normal slew of Superhero movies of varying qualit...

Only God Forgives trailer

Just out is the international trailer for the new Ryan Gosling film Only God Forgives. The film is the first collaboration between Gosling and Nicolas Winding Refn since the superb 2011 drama Drive. ...