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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.[...]
The Dead Don't Die (2019) Review

The Dead Don't Die (2019) Review

Bill Murray and Adam Driver star in the latest movie from Jim Jarmusch, a zombie survival movie titled 'The Dead Don't Die'. Joseph Wade reviews.[...]
Another Cinderella Story (2008) Review

Another Cinderella Story (2008) Review

"I hope she was paid a pile of cash for this pile of trash." Jacob Davis reviews 'Another Cinderella Story' starring Selena Gomez and Jane Lynch.[...]
Rocketman - Analysis of the Movie, the Biopic, the Musical

Rocketman - Analysis of the Movie, the Biopic, the Musical

With Dexter Fletcher’s new biographical drama, we catch a glimpse of Elton John’s rock n' roll lifestyle. Beth Sawdon explores this in her special feature on 'Rocketman' (2019).[...]
Treacle (2019) Short Film Review

Treacle (2019) Short Film Review

'Treacle' (2019), the new short film from Mini Productions, written by and starring April Kelley, and directed by Rosie Westhoff, has been reviewed by Joseph Wade.[...]
Edinburgh International Film Festival Award Winners 2019 - Full List

Edinburgh International Film Festival Award Winners 2019 - Full List

The winners of the official Edinburgh International Film Festival Awards have been decided. Click here for the full list.[...]
Gramps Goes to College (2014) Analytical Review

Gramps Goes to College (2014) Analytical Review

"Just when you think that this movie has no more turns to take, it gets even nuttier." Jacob Davis' review of 'Gramps Goes to College' from director Chips Rossetti and writer Donald James Parker.[...]
Toy Story 4 (2019) Review

Toy Story 4 (2019) Review

Woody and the crew are back for the latest Disney Pixar instalment of Toy Story, 'Toy Story 4' (2019). Tom Hanks, Tim Allen and Annie Potts star, Becca Seghini reviews.[...]