The Oath – A Candid Interview

Following the success of his memorably comedic performances in Blockers, Neighbors and Snatched, actor and filmmaker Ike Barinholtz brings The Oath to cinemas.

October 20, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

LFF 2018: Some our picks of this year’s BFI London Film Festival

Here at Candid Magazine we’ve had the awfully gruelling task of attending countless screenings throughout the week for BFI London Film Festival, at various cinemas in Central London.

October 17, 2018 | FestivalsFilm + Entertainment

LFF 2018: Bad Reputation

A new documentary on the life of Joan Jett only leads you to consider why it hasn’t this been done sooner.

October 17, 2018 | FestivalsFilm + Entertainment

Ryan Gosling – A Candid Conversation

Ryan Gosling stars as ‘Neil Armstrong’ in the highly-anticipated biopic from Universal Pictures entitled First Man, now playing in cinemas.

October 13, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Rupert Everett Interview – ‘The Happy Prince’

Candid’s Jeff Conway talks to Rupert Everett about his latest film project.

October 11, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Climax: An Interview with director Gaspar Noe

Climax is horror, shock, sex and freak show, amalgamated into an continual pulsating sequence, exploring the dark depths of the human psyche under the influence of hallucinogenic drugs.

October 7, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Movio – The Future of Cinema

Candid’s Jeff Conway talks to Will Palmer of Movio about the future of cinema.

October 6, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

TIFF 2018: The Front Runner

It was at the foot of the incredible Rocky Mountains that provided Gary Hart with the perfect backdrop to the perfect speech.

October 4, 2018 | FestivalsFilm + Entertainment

Night School – A Comedy With Punch

Candid’s Fashion & Entertainment Editor, Jeff Conway sits down with American actor and comedian, Kevin Hart.

September 28, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

A Star Is Born: Lady Gaga’s channels Barbara Streisand in her finest moment

A film starring Lady Gaga is bound to generate some hype around a movie, as is currently the case with ‘A Star Is Born’ a befitting role as singer-songwriter Ally who meets and falls in love with troubled, alcoholic country star Jackson Maine played by Bradley Cooper, who also directs in possibly a career best.

September 27, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentReview

TIFF 2018: Colette

Based on a true story in late 19th century France, we first meet the stunning Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, (Keira Knightly) in her country surroundings, sauntering the open fields with her long braided hair, without a care in the world.

September 26, 2018 | FestivalsFilm + Entertainment

Matangi/ Maya/ M.I.A. : Dogwoof documentary detaling the life of singer/ artist/ activist M.I.A.

Coming out though documentary purveyors Dogwoof the documentary Matangi/ Maya/ MIA details the life of singer, artist, activist’s Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam colourful if tumultuous journey from refugee to pop stardom.

September 25, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentReview

Skate Kitchen: An Interview with director Crystal Moselle and cast

There is something unique about skating.

September 24, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Oliver Stark – Lighting Our Fire

He’s the rebellious firefighter you can’t help but love on the hit television series 9-1-1 and now, actor Oliver Stark is eager to show you another side of ‘Buck’ in season two.

September 24, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentTV

A Simple Favour: Gone girl goes funny in macabre, entertaining thriller

Following the recent trend set by Gone Girl in 2014, to have a mystery around the plot of a missing woman case, A Simple Favour sets itself apart by leaning into the comedy and dark humour that its’ leads Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively excel at.

September 21, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentReview

TIFF 2018: First Man

Before landing with the opportunity to review First Man at this year’s TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival), I’d assumed that the first man to set foot on the moon would have had an immensely outgoing and self-confident personality (similar to Buzz Aldrin and Lightyear).

September 20, 2018 | FestivalsFilm + Entertainment

Climax: Gaspar Noe excels in pulsating, drug fuelled horror trip

Described by its own director as influenced by Ken Russell’s infamous The Devils (1971), Gaspar Noe’s Climax (2018) is exemplarily of what makes the director such a controversially perceived director; sex, drugs, evocative images.

September 19, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentReview

TIFF 2018: Where Hands Touch

You know those kinds of movies where you become acquainted with strangers sitting around you, because no one can help but gasp aloud or keep words from escaping their mouths? Introducing,Where Hands Touch by writer and director Amma Asante.

September 17, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentReview

The Rider: An Interview with Brady Jandreau

The Rider is director’s Chloe Zhao’s second feature and like its predecessor its set in the depths of South Dakota, specifically at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

September 16, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview