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From Captive Maiden to Captain Marvel - The Rise of the Female Action Hero

From Captive Maiden to Captain Marvel - The Rise of the Female Action Hero

Captain Marvel is Marvel Studios' first female superhero movie lead, but it has been a long time coming. Craig Sheldon chronicles the development of female action heroes in Hollywood film.[...]
Green Book's Win Says More About the Academy Than Society

Green Book's Win Says More About the Academy Than Society

"A Green Book Oscars win is the cinematic equivalent of burying one’s head in the sand" writes Jacob Davis of its Oscars 2019 Best Picture win in this special opinion piece.[...]
2019 Oscars Best Picture Nominees Ranked

2019 Oscars Best Picture Nominees Ranked

All 8 of the 2019 Oscars Best Picture nominees, from A Star Is Born to Vice, BlackKklansman to Black Panther, RANKED (from worst to best) by Joseph Wade.[...]
The Animation Race 2019

The Animation Race 2019

The five nominees for the 2019 Oscar for Animated Feature are summarised and analysed by Rebecca Seghini in this, the Animation Race 2019.[...]
The Five Most Idiotic Oscar Snubs 2019

The Five Most Idiotic Oscar Snubs 2019

The Oscars seem to have got a lot wrong in 2019, from hosts to broadcasting. In this list, we celebrate 5 of their most overlooked in this: the 5 most idiotic Oscar snubs 2019.[...]
Green Book's Verdant Views on Race Allow Inherent Contradiction

Green Book's Verdant Views on Race Allow Inherent Contradiction

Jacob Davis goes to task on one of this Oscars season's most divisive and controversial films, questioning the morals and ethics of Peter Farrelly's 'Green Book'.[...]
Oscars 2019: What Should Have Been Nominated?

Oscars 2019: What Should Have Been Nominated?

In this special series, The Film Magazine editor Joseph Wade offers his suggestions for what should have been nominated in the 2019 Oscars biggest categories.[...]
I Love You, Cinema - The Film Magazine Team Write Love Letters to the Movies

I Love You, Cinema - The Film Magazine Team Write Love Letters to the Movies

Members of the TFM team curated love letters to cinema in celebration of St. Valentine's Day. Read about why Elizabeth, Craig, Beth, Annice and Joseph love film in this special collection of love letters.[...]
"Where My Love of Cinema Began" - 'Scream' and the Awakening of Kieran Judge as Film Aficionado

"Where My Love of Cinema Began" - 'Scream' and the Awakening of Kieran Judge as Film Aficionado

How Wes Craven's 'Scream' awoke the film aficionado in staff writer Kieran Judge. Read his Valentine's Day inspired special journey through his love for cinema, here.[...]
Jacob vs. Jacob: Does Black Panther Deserve a Best Picture Nomination?

Jacob vs. Jacob: Does Black Panther Deserve a Best Picture Nomination?

In his latest feature, Jacob Davis struggles with the inner conflict of whether Black Panther is deserving of a Best Picture nomination.[...]



Cinema's Biggest F**kbois

Cinema's Biggest F**kbois

So you thought men in the movies were something to dream of? Think again! Annice White has outlined what to look out for when trying to spot a cinema f**kboi.[...]
How Bad Is The Happytime Murders?

How Bad Is The Happytime Murders?

On the back of the announcement of this years Razzie Nominations, Jacob Davis takes a look at just how bad is The Happytime Murders?[...]
AMC, What Happened to the Guy Throwing His Popcorn?

AMC, What Happened to the Guy Throwing His Popcorn?

In his letter to AMC theatres, Jacob Davis questions what happened to the guy who throws his popcorn over himself?[...]
5 American Football Films To Get You In the Mood for Super Bowl LIII

5 American Football Films To Get You In the Mood for Super Bowl LIII

With the world ready for this year's Superbowl, Craig Sheldon counts down the top 5 Football (American Football) movies of all time.[...]
The Trump Prophecy: A Bigly Boorish Bore

The Trump Prophecy: A Bigly Boorish Bore

A movie about a regular man turned prophet of God, 'The Trump Prophecy' has been broken down by Jacob Davis through an in-depth analysis of its shortcomings in this enlightening piece.[...]
A Millennial's Take on Vice

A Millennial's Take on Vice

Approaching Adam McKay's Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' from the perspective of someone too young to remember Cheney properly is Jacob Davis.[...]
Why Aquaman Can Save the Drowning DCEU

Why Aquaman Can Save the Drowning DCEU

How 'Aquaman' (2018) set the stage for a new era in the DCEU and provided fans with lots of reasons to be positive according to Jacob Davis.[...]
The 100 Film Challenge

The 100 Film Challenge

Make 2019 your year of cinematic enlightenment with The Film Magazine's 100 Film Challenge 2019.[...]
Jason Lithgo's 10 Best Films 2018

Jason Lithgo's 10 Best Films 2018

The 10 best films of 2018 according to The Film Magazine author Jason Lithgo.[...]
10 Best Films 2018 - The Editor's Selections

10 Best Films 2018 - The Editor's Selections

The best films released in the year 2018 according to The Film Magazine editor Joseph Wade.[...]