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Are Netflix Films Oscar Worthy?

What makes a film a film? What makes cinema, cinema? If clothes maketh the man, what maketh a movie? That is a question that has provoked a lot of debate ever since directing behemoth, Steven Spielbe...
Oscar Nominations 2018

Oscar Nominations 2018: Full List

This year’s Oscar nominations have been announced, in full, this afternoon as many keen film fans anticipate what the speeches and overall climate of the ceremony will be like following the Tim...
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...
Dunkirk

Dunkirk

I thought I had read and seen everything there was about the Dunkirk evacuations. But I had never really seen the faces of the thousands of young men, desperate to get home, bravely facing off the Lu...

Six Of The Best: Tattoos On Film

Once mainly the preserve of builders, sailors and the incarcerated, tattoos have long since become ingrained as part of modern life, with one in three British adults sporting some form of ink somewhe...

Dunkirk – Teaser Trailer

Just released is the first trailer for the highly anticipated film from the acclaimed director Christopher Nolan. Dunkirk is a well-known story and a low point for the British Army. This was the poin...

The Evolution Of The Bat – Featurette

With the latest incarnation of Batman just around the corner (well the 25th of March next year) it seems like a good time to have a look back to the variations of The Dark Knight that have graced our...

Thomas’s Top Ten of 2014

I’ve seen many people claim that 2014 was a poor year for movies. Before I started this list I was inclined to agree. As I wrote up my shortlist however, I found myself making sacrifices in ord...

John’s Top Ten of 2014

Contrary to popular opinion I found 2014 to be a pretty good year for movie releases. Sure some of the bigger movies failed to deliver but what’s new? There were a number of very well made film...

Interstellar

I like Christopher Nolan. He seems like a decent enough kind of guy. I like his films. Some I have even loved. There aren’t many directors who produce work which successfully bridge action and drama,...