In many respects, the X-Men franchise spawned the age of the superhero movie as its release signalled a shift from one-off action movies and 3-4 film franchises to Universes filled with vast arrays of intellectual property that could be auctioned off across a multitude of platforms. In the year 2000, when the first X-Men movie was released, developing CGI was able to bring characters to life that had previously been confined to the pages of comic books or the imaginations of Marvel's readers, and with the recent send-off of perhaps the most beloved of all of these...
Ken Loach’s documentary on the development of social standards and the National Health Service in the UK, ‘Spirit of ’45’, has been reviewed by Katie Doyle.
Ava DuVernay’s 2017 Oscar-nominated documentary feature ’13th’, about the use of prisoners as free labour in a racist system of incarceration, has been reviewed by Joseph Wade.
What happened to ‘The Breakfast Club’? Take a look at what happened to Molly Ringwald, Judd Nelson and company in the decades following their iconic performances.