Battle of the Sexes: Emma Stone is King of the court

Bobby Riggs – the late former tennis champ and chauvinist – could not survive today. If he as much as dared tweet one of his many sexist quips, an avalanche of outraged echo chamber tweets would have come tumbling down on him with such force that he would have had to...

Avengers Infinity War trailer is finally upon us

After a lengthy drawn out wait for fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the time has finally arrived for us all to get the first glimpses of Infinity War. And it didn’t disappoint… The trailer features effectively all of the characters we’ve come...

The Death of Stalin: Of mad men and power play

    Some might consider this a late film review, given that The Death of Stalin premiered in UK cinemas at the tail end of October. But I beg to differ. There’s nothing like a belated review for an instant classic.   Others might also contend that there’s...

Paddington 2: A hard stare at Brexiteers

  Paddington 2 steamed into cinemas with one poignant message: A one finger salute to Brexiteers. Okay, I besmirch the world’s most famous bear by linking him with such a rude gesture. Aunt Lucy would clip his ears should he dare. But the hard stare! The good old...

Debra Winger and Tracy Letts are ‘The Lovers’

  Azazel Jacobs’ fifth feature – The Lovers – is a delightful fresh spin on what some may consider a hackneyed theme – marital unfaithfulness. The film debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival in April 2017. It premiered at the BFI London Film Festival in October....

Star Wars: The Last Jedi 2nd Trailer

So it’s finally here. The full 2 and a half minute trailer for The Last Jedi has dropped and it’s everything we wanted…and even more mystery. This is the 3rd year of the big Disney Star Wars machine and we now know when to expect what trailers and...