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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Tops Forbes Highest Paid Actors List

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Tops Forbes Highest Paid Actors List

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson tops the Forbes richlist for actors in 2019, with 'Avengers: Endgame' cast members making up a bulk of the top 10. The top 10 list here.[...]
47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) Review

47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) Review

The Johannes Roberts directed sequel to the surprisingly well received '47 Meters Down', '47 Meters Down: Uncaged', starring Corinne Fox, reviewed by Jacob Davis.[...]
'Matrix 4' In the Works: Lana Wachowski, Keanu Reeves to Return

'Matrix 4' In the Works: Lana Wachowski, Keanu Reeves to Return

Lana Wachowski, Keanu Reeves and Carie-Anne Moss look set to return to 'The Matrix' for a fourth instalment in the iconic sci-fi movie franchise.[...]
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Review

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Review

Jacob Davis reviews new horror movie 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' from the mind of Guillermo Del Toro and directed by Andre Ovredal.[...]
5 of the Best Character Introductions in Movie History

5 of the Best Character Introductions in Movie History

A great character always has a sensational introduction. Ioanna Micha guides us through 5 of the very best in movie history in this exclusive feature.[...]
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Review

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Review

Perhaps "the precise moment we can pinpoint as Tarantino signing his career's own death warrant", 2019 release Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt, reviewed by Joseph Wade.[...]
The Emoji Movie (2017) Review

The Emoji Movie (2017) Review

"The Emoji Movie is a legendarily bad film", but is it worth all of the vitriol? Jacob Davis explores in his review of the Sony Pictures Animation movie, here.[...]
Top 10 UK Box Office Movies of 2019 (So Far)

Top 10 UK Box Office Movies of 2019 (So Far)

Which of this year's spate of high budget, massively popular releases have broken into the UK's top 10 box office hits of 2019? Josh Greally of Big Picture Film Club takes a look.[...]
The Art of the Social Media Thriller; Narcissism, Paranoia and Tools for Good or Ill

The Art of the Social Media Thriller; Narcissism, Paranoia and Tools for Good or Ill

"Technological paranoia has always been great fuel for exciting films and filmmaking." Sam Sewell-Peterson takes us through 4 of the best examples from the recent trend of Social Media Thrillers.[...]
The Lion King (2019) Review

The Lion King (2019) Review

"While The Jungle Book enhanced the magic of its predecessor, The Lion King did the opposite." Samuel Sybert reviews 'The Lion King' (2019).[...]



Far From Home – Throwing Shade at the Superhero Factory

Far From Home – Throwing Shade at the Superhero Factory

"Compelling character first, crash-bang-wallop second", the compelling subtext of 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' (2019), by Sam Sewell-Peterson.[...]
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989) Snapshot Review

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989) Snapshot Review

Peter Greenaway directed Michael Gambon and Helen Mirren in 'The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover' (1989), a "dark and disturbing" movie according to reviewer Jacob Davis.[...]
Gwen (2019) Review

Gwen (2019) Review

"Moody, tense and visually stunning, 'Gwen' (2019) is a dark delight that holds back no punches and speaks of some cold, hard truths in the world." Kieran Judge reviews.[...]
Crawl (2019) Review

Crawl (2019) Review

"Does this movie really expect me to believe that a college swimmer that can't even win in practice is outswimming an 8-million year old killing machine?" Jacob Davis reviews 'Crawl' (2019).[...]
Demolition Man (1993) Snapshot Review

Demolition Man (1993) Snapshot Review

Imagine a film about a defrosted Sylvester Stallone, a nightmarish sexual simulator and Wesley Snipes saying "what's your boggle". You don't have to imagine it any more, because it exists and it is absolutely worth your time. [...]
The Happy Science Filmography Ranked

The Happy Science Filmography Ranked

The movies of Happy Science, a New Age religious movement, Ranked (from worst to best) in terms of their entertainment value, by Jacob Davis.[...]
Far from Home - E.D.I.T.H. and the Morality of the MCU

Far from Home - E.D.I.T.H. and the Morality of the MCU

Spider-Man: Far from Home introduces a problematic new piece of technology that illustrates a genre shift in politics that Jacob Davis explores, here.[...]
Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) Snapshot Review

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) Snapshot Review

New Spidey movie 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' (2019) marks the 22nd entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Kieran Judge reviews the film starring Tom Holland and Jake Gyllenhaal.[...]
Midsommar (2019) Review

Midsommar (2019) Review

"With Midsommar, Aster has scored again, topping his first film with a truly horrific nightmare drenched in sunlight." Samuel Sybert reviews 'Midsommar' starring Florence Pugh.[...]
Yesterday (2019) Review

Yesterday (2019) Review

He's woken up in a world where The Beatles don't exist and it's up to him to reintroduce the music to them. Himesh Patel and Lily James star in Danny Boyle's 'Yesterday'. Katie Doyle's review.[...]