Directed by László Nemes Written by László Nemes, Clara Royer Starring: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn Son of Saul was Hungary’s nominee for the best foreign language film Oscar, and it is easy to see why. Films about the holocaust are often labelled… Continue Reading “SON OF SAUL ”
I never expected to meet so many cool people when I started this blog. I also never expected to read so many fantastic posts, there really is a ton of talent just within the blogs I get time to check out, which isn’t nearly… Continue Reading “CRUISIN’ ROUND THE BLOGOSPHERE”
Directed by Nicholas Hytner Written by Alan Bennett Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent Based on ‘a mostly true story’, The Lady In The Van is a fun and lightly amusing flick starring Maggie Smith as the titular lady, known as Miss Shepherd.… Continue Reading “THE LADY IN THE VAN ”
Directed by Tom McCarthy Written by Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams , Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian d’Arcy James, Stanley Tucci I grew up going to a Catholic school. In my second (or third) year, the principal of… Continue Reading “SPOTLIGHT ”
Directed by John Hillcoat Written by Matt Cook Starring: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Woody Harrelson, Clifton Collins Jr, Aaron Paul, Kate Winslet, Norman Reedus John Hillcoat’s follow-up to Lawless heads in a direction that the Aussie director isn’t entirely familiar with, though the… Continue Reading “TRIPLE 9 ”
Directed by Dan Trachtenberg Written by Josh Campbell (story, screenplay), Matthew Stuecken (story, screenplay), Damien Chazelle (screenplay) Starring: John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Gallagher Jr. Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) has decided to split from her boyfriend, hurrying to get away. He begins to… Continue Reading “10 CLOVERFIELD LANE ”
Directed by Tim Miller Written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller, Gina Carano Deadpool somewhat claims to be an anti-hero, a superhero movie that isn’t like all the others. Yet for all its self-awareness, self-deprecation and constant shattering… Continue Reading “DEADPOOL ”
Directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Written by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Starring: Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill The Coen brothers instantly became my favourite film-makers after I saw The Man Who Wasn’t There. It… Continue Reading “HAIL, CAESAR! ”
Everyone loves a good list, so I thought I’d join in on the fun. I may be a bit late, but better late than never, eh? A lot of lists have given me some new stuff to check out (especially Stu’s list, thanks… Continue Reading “TOP 20 FILMS OF 2015”
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