A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

Make a sound, and you die. A simple premise for a horror film that will play on your basic fears and keep you on edge. While 2016’s Lights Out tapped into our primordial fear of the dark, here direct...
Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Poppins Returns – Trailer

Disney chose the ad break of Sunday night’s Oscars ceremony to drop the first teaser trailer for Mary Poppins Returns. The sequel to the 1964 musical hit starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyk...

The Girl On The Train

Adaptations of literature for the screen are always a risky proposition. This is especially the case for books that have become classics or contemporary best sellers. The fans expect a certain amount...

Six Of The Best: Female First

Emily Blunt’s astonishing turn in Sicario is just one of the many incredible female lead roles that have helped make the last year a record-breaking one at the box office. With the conversation aroun...

Six Of The Best: Emily Blunt

British actress Emily Blunt has made a name for herself in Hollywood by consistently surprising audiences with her unpredictable choices- wildly talented, she’s able to make any role her own – ...

Six Of The Best: Drugs On Film

Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario, coming to Blu-ray, DVD and digital platforms from February 1st is a visceral, unflinching portrayal of the war against drugs.  Critically lauded and impossible to tear you...

Girls On Film And Why I Want To Be The Hero

Fired up by the deeply moving Suffragette and the recent press about sexism in Hollywood, I have been thinking about the inequality in an art form that I love so much, I don’t think I could have made...

New releases for October

Here are some of the films you must watch in October… and a few of the other releases. Suffragette Carey Mulligan plays Maud Watts, a working class washerwoman forced by her inability to accept the i...

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...