Interview: We Sat Down With Poldark’s Tom York

We sat down with rising star and multi-talented actor, Tom York.

June 16, 2017 | Film + Entertainment

Slack Bay review: curiously warm whimsy and anarchic rhythm

I will level with you: I have never seen a Dumont film.

June 13, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Dying laughing review: the best way to go, surely?

We’ve all heard of “sad clowns”; the idea that comedians, and the people who make us laugh the most, actually conceal a heavy heart full of misery.

June 13, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

The Mummy review: Mo’ mummy, mo’ problems

Tom Cruise headlines this reboot to the family-friendly franchise from the early 2000s.

June 13, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

My Cousin Rachel review: a superannuated tale of romance and murder

Notting Hill director Roger Michell’s comes to the silver screen again; brandishing all the associated charm, drama and sumptuous décor of the never out-of-vogue BBC costume drama.

June 8, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

INTERVIEW: ‘Orange is the New Black’ star Natasha Lyonne on getting angry about injustice

Interview: Orange is the New Black star Natasha Lyonne Last year Orange is the New Black ended on the cliffhanger to beat all cliffhangers, after a season under an authoritarian bootheel that rolled back privileges and basic human rights, it left a prison on the verge of riot.

June 8, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Interview: Jack Brett Anderson

We met up with actor Jack Brett Anderson, who at the age of just 25, has an impressive collection of roles under his belt.

June 5, 2017 | Film + Entertainment

Some Like It Queer: The Barge House Announces Queer Film Festival

This summer, in the spirit of Pride, The Barge House will be hosting a five-week film festival celebrating different aspects of queer culture, through five cinematic gems curated by, Fabulous Ferdi.

June 3, 2017 | Film + Entertainment

‘Baywatch’ review: not waving just drowning

If you’re of an age to remember the halycon days of the original Baywatch well, this is just what you might expect from a late 2010’s reboot.

May 30, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge’ – Another Sea-quel

It’s been six years since the last Pirates film was released and rather than continue with another standalone instalment, this time the franchise harkens back to the original by building on the old cast as well as including some new blood.

May 23, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

‘Colossal’ review: fantasy and stark reality

Colossal is the latest foray into the writing/directing role for brilliant Nacho Vigalondo (Timecrimes) and jumps straight into a world of magic realism.

May 18, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

‘The Levelling’ review: tragedy, loss and deep unresolved family issues

The Levelling is a telling of intense familial drama, written and director by newbie, Hope Dickinson Leach.

May 18, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Jawbone review: squares up against personal demons

Jawbone on first appearances is a rather macho affair with all its boxing, illegal fight clubs and Ray Winstones’s cockney boldness but in fact there are more universal themes at the core of this film, touching on topics such as alcoholism, poverty, homelessness, loneliness and loss.

May 12, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Tomcat review: handheld camerawork with a thriller edge

An indescribable act of madness flummoxes the otherwise passionate and loving relationship between Viennese couple Stefan and Andreas.

May 12, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Alien Covenant review: grandiose and gruesome

If you’re still gestating Ridley Scott’s Prometheus unsure of whether it was exactly a welcome addition to the Alien family, Covenant may complicate things further.

May 12, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

INTERVIEW | François Ozon – “I’m not a director who tries to give messages, I try to ask questions”

Frantz is an atypical film in François Ozon’s canon, even he admits, jokingly calling it his most ‘chaste’ movie to-date “with just a small kiss between the two characters.

May 10, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Interview: Actor and comedian Simon Farnaby talks creating Mindhorn

When actor Richard Thorncroft receives a phone call from the Isle of Mann police, it’s one gig that the down-on-his-luck thespian can’t turn down.

May 5, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Mindhorn review: delivers hilarious and slightly surreal laughs

Julian Barratt is Mindhorn, the Isle of Man’s finest TV detective, sporting a robotic eye which can literally see the truth.

May 2, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Lady Macbeth review: Florence Pugh stars in a subversive make-over

Russian novella ‘Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District’ by Nikolai Leskov, receives a subversive make-over, through the eyes of director William Oldroyd.

April 28, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review: big explosions, big space battles, big jokes

Bounding out of Marvel Studios backlot with a frenzied bubblegum plotline, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

April 28, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview

The Promise review: an epic across the Turkish and Armenian landscape

The Promise is an epic across the Turkish and Armenian landscape, seeking to bring to light all the atrocities that happened in the Armenian Genocide at the fall of the Ottoman empire.

April 27, 2017 | Film + EntertainmentReview