Lady Bird

Six Of The Best – Coming Of Age

Being a teenager is hard. Going through high school – and attempting to emerge relatively unscathed – equally so. It’s a time of great change; of expectations and reinventions. And, if you’re lucky, ...

Orphee (Orpheus) – Review

Just having had a meticulous restoration carried out, the 1955 Jean Cocteau version of the classic myth Orpheus is re-released in a special BFI edition. Regarded at the time as a classic, it is still...
Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Poppins Returns

It’s a sequel 54 years in the making. That should tell you something about how beloved the original Mary Poppins is. The titular, no-nonsense nanny at the heart of Disney’s 1964 film was ...
DUMBO

Dumbo – First Trailer

“Dumbo! The world’s greatest flying elephant!” is the latest Disney animated classic to be reimagined as a live action remake, courtesy of the imagination of everyone’s favour...
Cannes Film Festival

Six of the Best: Palme d’Or Winners

The Cannes Film Festival enjoys a long history of both controversy and glamour. It’s the ultimate case of sun, sea and cinema. Its location gives way to the elite and fashionable of European cinema, ...

A Fistful Of Dollars Comes Back To Cinemas

Park circus distribution have just announced that a brand new 4K restoration of A Fistful of Dollars will be released in cinemas. The iconic western is fifty four years old and has been hailed as a c...
Alfred Hitchcock

Six of the Best: Hitchcock Villains

Alfred Hitchcock famously once said, “Always make the audience suffer as much as possible.” Nicknamed The Master of Suspense, he certainly endeavoured to provide the cinema going public with as much ...

The Wages Of Fear

Confession time. The Wages Of Fear is a movie that I have never seen. It has always been one of the to watch movies on my ever expanding list (I know. First world problems) but it never managed to ge...
The Graduate

The Graduate Returns To Cinemas

New York-based speciality distributor Rialto Pictures and Studiocanal will release Mike Nichols’ groundbreaking The Graduate, starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft, in new 4K digital prints...