Tag Archives: Film

Review: La La Land (2017)

  In an attempt to revive the classic Hollywood musical is Damien Chazelle’s (Whiplash) La La Land; a tale of inspiration, romance, jazz and, above all, the American Dream. Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone form an idyllic L.A. couple, Mia and Seb, both fed up with their jobs and desperate for their breakthrough, complete with mesmerising […]

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Review: Street Cat Named Bob

If you’re still looking for a feel-good movie to get you in the right spirit for holiday season, let me introduce you to Bob, the sassiest and cutest cat on screen in ages.

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Review: The Purge Election Year (2016)

This film balances the murderous and political story lines with pure dystopian grace.

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Review: Arrival (2016)

Films involving an alien first contact tend to be loud, in-your-face, macho slugfests that show the inferior, powerless human race come together to fight an evil horde of super-powered mutants.

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Trainspotting 2 trailer released

20 years ago a film was released which has since seen a massive cult following. Danny Boyle has revived one of his biggest films and Trainspotting 2 is hitting our screens early next year.

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Review: Inferno (2016)

Something always bothered me about the tin-foil-hatted way in which classic art and literature is made to be part of a super-secret puzzle that only one person in the world can solve.

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Review: Creep (2014)

Found Footage films are an odd genre to discuss. On one hand, these kind of films can be a fairly interesting and effective way to bring across a greater sense of reality and energy to proceedings.

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Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Legendary director and producer Tim Burton has once again captured our hearts and let us embrace our own quirkiness with adventure Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.

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Film Review: Karun

Karun: Misadventures on Iran’s Longest River With the stunning landscapes and dramatic cultures of Iran, the short film ‘Karun: Misadventures On Iran’s Longest River’ is a feel-good film to please anyone who loves travelling and exploring cultures from around the world. Filmed and starring adventurers Tom Allen and Leon McCarron it captures the true heart […]

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Review: The Hunger Games Mockingjay – Part 2

Self-confessed Hunger Games fanatic and Deputy Lifestyle Editor Becky Lancashire reviews Mockingjay: Part 2.

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