Molly's Game

Molly’s Game

There is no question that Aaron Sorkin is a one-man writing phenomenon. He’s the name behind some of the biggest money-spinners on both television and the silver screen alike. As a director, however,...
Thor Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

Taiki Waititi has done something pretty incredible with Thor: Ragnarok – he’s created a film that is both distinctly his own and a recognisable part of the Marvel Universe. It’s a film that blends th...
The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us

Romance sells, audiences love the predictability of the plot and expect the clichés presented to them. The Mountain Between Us doesn’t disappoint in this regard, but what makes it original is its pre...

The Dark Tower

I should start out by saying that I have never read any The Dark Tower books. Or any book for that matter. Nah, I’m joking. I do read, but not very often. I love how people get so defensive of a belo...

Star Trek Beyond

It was suggested in some quarters that Star Trek Beyond had something to prove. The previous film, Into Darkness, was a massive commercial success but faced a fierce backlash from a lot of fans for a...

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite?

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite? The 88th Academy Awards are getting a lot of stick. This year and in 2015, something seems to be missing: non-white nominees. Are non-white movie professionals coming...

New releases for March

March is a strange month for film releases. Oscar season has passed and it’s too early for the summer blockbusters. Although it may look a weak month on paper, especially in comparison to the g...

Bill Murray cast as the voice of Baloo

Disney pictures has announced that Bill Murray has joined the cast of the forthcoming live action / VFX film of The Jungle Book. The veteran actor and all round cool dude will provide the voice of Ba...

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...