The Fallen Idol
There was an article in The Guardian last week asking if privacy was a 20th-century anomaly; with CCTV cameras on every building, it’s easy to miss the days when you could get on with your life without someone stood over your shoulder. The Fallen Idol, rereleased on DVD, Blu-ray and EST by StudioCanal next Monday, is a reminder that privacy can be... [Read more of this review]
The Hallow is an Anglo Irish psychological fantasy horror, directed by debutant Corin Hardy, following a young couple who up sticks for an idyllic rural life among the trees of one of Ireland’s most ancient forests.
Unfortunately, Adam (played by Joseph Mawle) is a surveyor for a large corporation that has designs on the area’s natural... [Read more of this review]
Misery Loves Comedy
Do you have to be miserable to be funny? Through anecdotes and discussion, this age-old question is the apparent focus for new documentary, Misery Loves Comedy.
As a question often put to comedians, and perhaps even more since the death of Robin Williams, to whom this documentary is dedicated, director Kevin Pollak has compiled the interviews of around... [Read more of this review]
Slow West is the debut full-length feature from musician turned writer-director John McLean. Previously a member of seminal Scottish folk-weirdoes The Beta Band, his musical background and taste for eccentricity is clear to see in this, a twisted, unconventional subversion of a traditional Western.
The film follows Jay Cavendish (Kodi Smit-McPhee)... [Read more of this review]
London Film Festival 2015
That annual 12-day celebration of cinema has just ended and once again served as a barometer of quality throughout the industry. This year’s selection was of a particularly high standard, although there was the occasional disappointment, and gave the public a valuable opportunity to catch the latest works by some of the world’s most eminent... [Read more of this review]
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Now You See Me: Trailer
The crit: “An elite FBI squad are caught in an intense game of cat and mouse against four of the world’s greatest illusionists. Pulling off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders during their performances, they shower the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of the law.”
OnTheBox expectation... [Read more of this review]
News Team Assemble! Anchorman 2 Teaser Trailer Arrives..
Our fingers are but a blur as we excitedly fumble our way towards getting this little news story up online, but we are delighted to announce that the first teaser trailer for Anchorman 2 is out there on the web. Obviously there’s not much in the way of content (seeing as this ridiculously anticipated sequel won’t start filming later this... [Read more of this review]
We absolutely can’t wait to see Ted. It’s the story of Johnny (Mark Wahlberg) a regular guy who falls in love with a girl (Mila Kunis). The thing is, he’s constantly dogged by a rather special friend – a hard-drinking, pot-smoking teddy bear that came to life as a result of a childhood wish and just won’t leave.
It’s... [Read more of this review]
The Expendables 2 Full Trailer
Can you say “KABOOOOOM!!!”? Introduced by Sly himself (who seems to have some trouble getting the name of his movie right), it’s big it’s loud, it’s got massive explosions, it’s got more testosterone than you can waggle a bicep at, it’s got Jason Statham delivering some great one-liners (“I now pronounce... [Read more of this review]
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