Alexander Payne Films Ranked

Alexander Payne Films Ranked

All 8 feature films from acclaimed filmmaker Alexander Payne ranked, from ‘Citizen Ruth’ to ‘The Holdovers’ via ‘Election’, ‘About Schmidt’ and ‘Nebraska’. Article by Sam Sewell-Peterson.

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The Transformative Impact of Teachers on the Protagonists of 21st Century Coming-Of-Age Films

The Transformative Impact of Teachers on the Protagonists of 21st Century Coming-Of-Age Films

Mr Hunnam’s impact on his student Angus Tully in ‘The Holdovers’ is just one of a number of examples of teachers acting as key guiding figures in coming-of-age film. Essay by Cat Searcey.

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The Holdovers (2023) Review

The Holdovers (2023) Review

Paul Giamatti, Da’Vine Joy Randolph and Dominic Sessa anchor Alexander Payne’s human drama ‘The Holdovers’, a multi-time Oscar nominee in 2024. Review by Sam Sewell-Peterson.

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Oscars 2024 Nominations – Full List

Oscars 2024 Nominations – Full List

Killers of the Flower Moon, Oppenheimer and The Zone of Interest were among the list of Best Picture and Best Director nominees announced for the 2024 Oscars, whilst awards frontrunners Sandra Hüller, Lily Gladstone, Carey Mulligan and Emma Stone were highlighted alongside Annette Bening in the hotly contested Actress In a Leading Role category. The nominations for the 96th Academy Awards were announced from Los Angeles via live stream today, Tuesday 23rd January 2024, with…

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2024 BAFTA Nominations – Full List

2024 BAFTA Nominations – Full List

The 77th British Academy Film Awards (2024 BAFTAs) nominees have been announced, with Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ leading the shortlisted films. Report by Joseph Wade.

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2024 Golden Globe Awards – Film Nominees

2024 Golden Globe Awards – Film Nominees

The nominees for the 81st Golden Globe Awards have been announced, with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association honouring the best of cinema in 2023. Report by Joseph Wade.

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