Film Review: Selma

Did you know that this is the whitest year for Oscar nominations since 1998? Or that in the Academy's eighty-seven years, only four women have ever been nominated for Best Director? This year women and people of colour were notably absent…

Movie Monday: Blue is the Warmest Colour

Title: Blue is the Warmest Colour Starring: Adèle Exarchopoulos, Léa Seydoux Synopsis: Adele leads a typical teenage life: she goes to school, she reads a lot, and she gossips with her friends about boys. Upon meeting Emma - an…

Movie Monday: Martha Marcy May Marlene

Title: Martha Marcy May Marlene Starring: Elizabeth Olsen, Sarah Paulson, John Hawkes, Hugh Dancy Synopsis: After managing to escape the abusive cult she was a part of for years, a young woman named Martha goes to stay with…

Movie Monday: Eyes Wide Shut

Title: Eyes Wide Shut Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Sydney Pollack Synopsis: The final film to be directed by Stanley Kubrick, Eyes Wide Shut is perhaps his most misunderstood - critics and viewers alike were frustrated upon…

Movie Monday: Die Hard

Title: Die Hard Starring: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson Synopsis: Ripped off countless times since its release as well as being the film that transformed Bruce Willis from TV comedy star to…

Film Review: We Are the Best!

"Punk's dead. Don't you know that?" Embarrassing parents and being forced to participate in P.E. class are just some of the things Bobo (Mira Barkhammar), Klara (Mira Grosin) and Hedvig (Liv LeMoyne) are rebelling against in Lukas…

Film Review: Following

In the fourteen years he's been making films, Christopher Nolan has pretty much established himself as the go-to director for Hollywood blockbusters: from the incredible Dark Knight series to the mind-bending Inception, and now more…

5 Horror Films to Watch This Halloween

Happy Halloween! Since I've already gone and given a list of films for you to watch that aren't specifically in the horror genre, it's time to move on to some that are; from famous classics to underrated modern gems, here are 5 films to…

Film Review: Gone Girl

“Who are you? What have we done to each other? What will we do?” The opening lines of David Fincher's psychological powerhouse Gone Girl already show that perhaps this isn't the best film to go see with your significant other; the idea…

Breaking Bad – One Year On

September 29th 2013 saw the end to one of the most critically acclaimed shows to ever be put on television. It's been a year since we said goodbye to Breaking Bad, yet it shows no signs of wavering in popularity – Aaron Paul still talks of…