BlacKKKlansman – Spike Lee returns to form with Ku Klax Klan satire

“This some fo’ real shit” reads the title card at the start of the newest Spike Lee joint, BlacKKKlansman.

August 16, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Jon M. Chu & Henry Golding – Crazy Good Movie

It’s the film that has flooded your social media for the last several weeks, making you question if it’s worth the hype.

August 15, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Apostasy: An interview with director Daniel Kokotajlo

Apostasy is the debut feature film by director Daniel Kokotajlo about a Jehovah’s Witness family is shattered to pieces in the name of overzealous faith.

August 12, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview


Terminal: Morbid Margot Robbie film noir fails miserably

“Oh, Danny boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling, from glen to glen, and down the mountain side…” sings the harrowing and eerie whistle that echo’s in a gloomy, abandoned underground train terminal.

August 5, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Ant-Man and the Wasp: Slapstick installment to the Marvel franchise

After the behemoth crossover film Infinity Wars, fans will be treated to a lighter and funnier instalment; following Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Hope Van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly) as Ant-Man and the Wasp respectively.

August 3, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Sicilian Ghost Story: An unforgiving modern fable

The heartbreaking true story of a teenager’s disappearance at the hands of the Mafia is given a chilling fairytale re-imagining in the second film by co-directors Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza.

August 2, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Maurice: BFI rerelease of Merchant-Ivory’s Edwardian gay love story

Merchant-Ivory’s Edwardian love story Maurice returns to cinemas this week.

July 27, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Escape Plan 2: Hades – Only for the diehard Stallone fans

Escape Plan from 2013 featured the long awaited feature length team-up between action icons Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

July 23, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Mission Impossible – Fallout: Tom Cruise is back for the 6th installment

The sixth instalment of Mission Impossible goes back to its earlier films, entertaining old fans while simultaneously introducing itself to the new.

July 20, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Prayer Before Dawn: Muay Thai boxing prison thriller

Premiering last year at the Cannes Film Festival, Prayer Before Dawn is a Thai film based on the memoir by Billy Moore about his time as a recovering addict in a Thai prison.

July 16, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


First Reformed: An interview with director Paul Schrader

First Reformed is the newly released spiritual thriller starring Ethan Hawke and Amanda Seyfried, by veteran writer/ director Paul Schrader.

July 15, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview


The First Purge: A purge prequel

The fourth in its series but pre-dating the first instalment, The First Purge, details the conception and creation of the first purge.

July 12, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Pacific Rim: Uprising – DVD review

Pacific Rim: Uprising is the sequel to the original 2013 film, this time led by John Boyega, Scott Eastwood and newcomer Cailee Spaeny in the fight against the monstrous Kaiju.

July 11, 2018 | DVDFilm + Entertainment


Whitney: Documentary portrait of late singer Whitney Houston

Documentary Whitney starts as a blank canvas graduallyfilled in with simple blocks of florescent colour appearing with echoes of the instantly recognisable drum tease of claps and programmed pings of Whitney Houston classic I Want to Dance With Somebody.

July 9, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Swimming with Men: Consistently funny with a loveable cast

Swimming with Men ensemble comedy about an all-male synchronised swimming team is an already inherently absurd concept, adding established comedians and actors boosts the film with a buoyant story.

July 2, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


In The Fade: Diane Kruger excels in German terrorist drama

In the Fade sees Natja Sekerci (Diane Kruger) free-spirited, tattooed mother tragically lose her husband, German-born Kurd, Nuri (Numan Acar) and their young son Rocco (Rafael Santana), cruelly blown to bloody smithereens in a targeted Neo-nazi terrorist attack.

June 26, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


Freak Show: An Interview with Alex Lawther

Freak Show is a teen comedy starring young British actor Alex Lawther as oddball Billy Bloom, who turns his school upside down with his larger-than-life persona, non-conformist behaviour and extravagant outfits.

June 22, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview


Timothy Granaderos – Finding Light in the Dark

Now quite the standout character on a television show that has captured an entire generation, actor Timothy Granaderos has our full attention, for better or worse.

June 20, 2018 | Fashion & Entertainment


Studio 54: Dogwoof documentary about legendary 70s New York nightclub

In the wake of 70s fashion regurgitation, legendary night club Studio 54 gets a timely re-visit in this new titular Dogwoof documentary by director Matt Tyrnauer.

June 18, 2018 | Film + Entertainment


McQueen: Revealing documentary about fashion’s greatest rebel

McQueen is another fashion documentary in the recent line of offerings glamourising and fetishising the lives of fashion icons; Westwood, Dior & I or Maplethorpe: Look at The Pictures, to name a few.

June 12, 2018 | Film + Entertainment