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...
Girls Trip Exclusive Screening

Girls Trip Exclusive Screening

Films like this can go only one of two ways. You are either blown away from the start, laughing the whole way through, or you have a few light hearted laughs as the trailer has already revealed the best bits.  I can ensure you, Girls Trip is the former.  Let’s...

SDCC News – Stranger Things – Season 2

The hugely successful Netflix series Stranger Things dropped its first full trailer at SDCC and fans are going nuts for the motley crew of 80’s kids fighting evil. The new series seems to pick up almost a year later after the events of the first season with Will still...

SDCC News – Star Trek: Discovery

It has been 12 years since we last had a Star Trek TV series and since then we’ve had the JJ Abrams inspired films about the younger crew of the Captain Kirk-fronted Enterprise. Star Trek: Discovery is set about 10 years before the original Star Trek series and...