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The Disney/Fox Merger: All You Need to Know

The Disney/Fox Merger: All You Need to Know

All you need to know about Disney's $52.4billion purchase of 21st Century Fox, including how it benefits the Murdochs and how it effects you.[...]
UK Box Office Report Dec 8-10th 2017

UK Box Office Report Dec 8-10th 2017

'The Disaster Artist' fails to break the top 5 as the UK Box Office prepares for 'The Last Jedi', with news on 'Justice League' financials, the possibility of a 'Daddy's Home 3' & the entire top 15 chart, here.[...]
UK Box Office Report December 1st-3rd 2017

UK Box Office Report December 1st-3rd 2017

'Thor: Ragnarok' officially becomes the 5th top grossing film of the year in the UK while 'Paddington 2' continues its success story and 'The Disaster Artist' performs well in limited release previews, in our Box Office Report.[...]
UK Box Office Report November 24-26 2017

UK Box Office Report November 24-26 2017

This week in the UK Box Office Report: the reason for the surprise return of Disney favourite 'Frozen' to the chart, more on Polish cinema becoming more powerful & 'Daddy's Home 2' topping the chart.[...]
UK Box Office Report November 17-19th 2017

UK Box Office Report November 17-19th 2017

Did you know that 'Justice League' may have debuted at number 1 in the UK box office chart this week, but that it's only the 6th biggest superhero film of 2017? Information on this and more damming statistics in Joseph Wade's box office report.[...]
An Introduction to Italian Neorealism - Essay

An Introduction to Italian Neorealism - Essay

Francesca Militello outlines the famous film movement of Italian Neorealism in this introductory essay complete with suggestions on what to watch and why.[...]
Astrid Goldsmith on Mock Duck Studios, Tackling Stop-Motion Animation and Her 8 Year Journey to Short Film 'Squirrel Island'

Astrid Goldsmith on Mock Duck Studios, Tackling Stop-Motion Animation and Her 8 Year Journey to Short Film 'Squirrel Island'

'Squirrel Island' director Astrid Goldsmith sat down with us for an interview regarding her 8 year journey to the short film's release.[...]
10 Picks from ASFF 2017

10 Picks from ASFF 2017

The Film Magazine selects 10 short films from the Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017 that you must see, from 'NEON' to 'Squirrel Island' and beyond.[...]
UK Box Office Report November 10-12th 2017

UK Box Office Report November 10-12th 2017

'Paddington 2' shot to the top of a competitive UK Box Office Chart this week. Joseph Wade outlines its impact and the less than impressive performances of a few films elsewhere in this week's Box Office Report.[...]
Experiencing Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017

Experiencing Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017

The TFM team took to York for the Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017 this past week. Joseph Wade writes about the experience, describing it as "one of the friendliest and most respectable festivals on the circuit".[...]
UK Box Office Report October 27-29th 2017

UK Box Office Report October 27-29th 2017

This week's Box Office Report features an analysis of the success being had by 'Thor: Ragnarok' in comparison to other superhero films as well as notes on the success of 'The Death of Stalin'.[...]
5 Classic Horror Films to See This Halloween

5 Classic Horror Films to See This Halloween

Struggling for a choice of horror film to watch this Halloween? These 5 classic horror films from 1960 and earlier may be of some interest...[...]
Why 'Halloween III: Season of the Witch' Didn't Feature Michael Myers and Why We Should Give It Another Chance

Why 'Halloween III: Season of the Witch' Didn't Feature Michael Myers and Why We Should Give It Another Chance

Why was 'Halloween III: Season of the Witch' absent of its franchise villain Michael Myers? James Cullen explains, and creates a case for reconsidering III's quality, in this special feature.[...]
The 7 Best Halloween Films For People Who Don't Like Horror Movies

The 7 Best Halloween Films For People Who Don't Like Horror Movies

Sometimes Halloween is better without jump scares and murderous dolls, so James Cullen has presented a week's worth of festive gems for those who are looking to avoid the horror genre.[...]
10 Great Alternative Film Costumes to Inspire You This Halloween

10 Great Alternative Film Costumes to Inspire You This Halloween

10 alternative film-inspired costume ideas to use this Halloween, as presented by Sophie Grant.[...]
The Wachowski Sibling Movies Ranked

The Wachowski Sibling Movies Ranked

Each of the Wachowski siblings' movies, including 'The Matrix', 'Speed Racer' & 'Cloud Atlas' have been ranked from worst to best.[...]
UK Box Office Report October 13-15th 2017

UK Box Office Report October 13-15th 2017

'Botoks' surprises everyone by landing a top 5 spot in the UK Box Office chart this week. Joseph Wade focuses his analysis on its success and makes comparisons between 'LEGO Ninjago' and older Lego movies.[...]
'Star Trek' Movies Ranked

'Star Trek' Movies Ranked

All 13 'Star Trek' feature-length cinematic releases have been ranked from worst to best by Katie Doyle, here.[...]
Mini Productions' April Kelley and Sara Huxley Discuss Industry Sexism, Getting an Indie Made and Acting On A Dream - Interview

Mini Productions' April Kelley and Sara Huxley Discuss Industry Sexism, Getting an Indie Made and Acting On A Dream - Interview

April Kelley and Sara Huxley of Mini Productions discuss gender inequality, being British filmmakers, the success of short films 'Annie Waits' and 'Edith', and their new project Acting on a Dream in this exclusive interview.[...]
Blade Runner 2049: Why is the Female Body the Future’s Prop?

Blade Runner 2049: Why is the Female Body the Future’s Prop?

Why is the female body the future's prop in 'Blade Runner 2049'? Alex Morden Osborne offers her critique of the Denis Villeneuve sci-fi movie here.[...]