Selma

Selma

You can be certain that we are well and truly in awards season when the cinema listings are full of films that are best described as worthy. Chief among this type of offering is the biography of a hi...

Straight Outta Compton

In the late 1980’s, NWA (Niggaz Wit Attitude) were the group that defined an entire generation. Five young black males from the notoriously violent city of Compton in California came together and sho...
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The Theory Of Everything

As always appears to be the case with Hollywood through the years, we are once again presented with two very similar films in as many months. This time the overlapping subject matter is the lives of ...
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A Letter To Elia

Elia Kazan is one of those film makers whose name may not be instantly recognisable to many, but it is almost guaranteed that they have seen at least one of his films. Responsible for such classics a...
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Big Eyes

The first trailer for Big Eyes, the forthcoming film from celebrated director Tim Burton has been released. It is his first movie since the 2012 double hitter of Frankenweenie and Dark Shadows. The f...
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Braveheart

With all the discussion surrounding the future of Scotland, it was inevitable that some people would start to quote and reference, what for them, was the greatest film about the country. The film was...
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Jersey Boys – First Trailer

“And then one day a tune popped into my head …” And if, like me, you bloody love a good musicals theses tunes will be in your head, on the tip of your tongue and on the end of your finger clicks for ...
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

As if the subject of the film didn’t have enough weight, the premiere of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom at the 2013 London Film Festival took on extra significance when it was reported that Nels...
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Dallas Buyers Club

At the peak of the AIDS crisis in 1980s America, fear and myths spread faster and further than the disease itself. Ignorance led to statements that it was a purely homosexual epidemic, or that you co...
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The Invisible Woman trailer

Fresh from its UK debut at the London Film Festival comes the first trailer for the forthcoming story of the private life of Charles Dickens. At the time Dickens was the most famous writer in the wor...