Transporter and NEFA put historic film footage at your fingertips

by Helen Cox 16 July 2014

Historic film footage of bridges, industries and rivers in the Middlesbrough area is being made more accessible to the public as part of link-up between the North East Film Archive and the £2.6m Heritage Lottery Fund supported Tees Transporter Bridge Visitor Experience Project.

Read the full article →

EIFF 2014: The Green Inferno

by Lauren Harrison 10 July 2014

Right from the opening sequence, the tone is set for Eli Roth’s latest gorefest: Cannibals, voodoo, a remote island and an overwhelming sense of “what the frick is going to happen?”. The Green Inferno follows the formulaic patter of Cabin Fever and the Hostel series in that a group of teens find themselves in hostility, within an otherwise idyllic location. […]

Read the full article →

In Review: Boyhood

by Daniel Goodwin 8 July 2014

Few films have successfully charted a child’s journey into adolescence or captured the magic of what it feels like to be young without over-romanticizing the journey. Hirokazu Koreeda’s Like Father, Like Son (2013) was a recent, stunning but cold portrayal of fractured families while Lukas Moodysson’s We Are The Best (2013) captured renegade youth at […]

Read the full article →

In Review: Keeping Rosy

by Maryann O'Connor 4 July 2014

Keeping Rosy is a clever British thriller which uses commonly held assumptions to shock and enthrall us.

Read the full article →

Issue 13 Cover: Our Teen Issue!

by Helen Cox 4 July 2014

Issue 13 is now ready to order and will be shipped on Friday 11th July! This issue is our Teen Movie Edition and is jam-packed with stories and articles about your favourite teen flicks – alongside a few that may not be so familiar. Thanks as always to our talented cover artist Dan Havardi for his work […]

Read the full article →

In Review: Transformers: Age of Extinction

by Daniel Goodwin 3 July 2014

It’s been three years since Transformers: Dark of the Moon haunted our cinemas and all hope for a decent further sequel swiftly passed. But following the announcement of series regular Shia LaBeouf’s departure from this fourth entry, along with Michael Bay’s promise of no more goofiness, a slight wisp of hope was reignited.

Read the full article →

Game of Thrones: A guide for the uninitiated

by Caitlin Conway 1 July 2014

The Game of Thrones television series has proved to be one of the most successful shows of recent years, gripping viewers for the duration of its four seasons. From die-hard fantasy fans to first-timers, the show has taken over a generation of viewers and kept them glued to their screens, waiting for the next development.

Read the full article →

In Review: Stalingrad (2013) on Blu-ray

by Mark Searby 27 June 2014

Director Fedor Bondarchuk brings Russia’s first ever 3D film release to the screen in the form of a true life account of Stalingrad: the most brutal battle of World War II.

Read the full article →

Film4 FrightFest 2014 Line-up Announced

by Martyn Conterio 27 June 2014

Film4 FrightFest aka every horror fans Black Christmas come early today revealed the full programme for 2014’s festival. A record 64 films will be screened over five days, with 13 world premieres and 38 UK & European premieres. Opening the fest is Adam Wingard’s psycho thriller, The Guest, and the closing night movie is sci-fi […]

Read the full article →

In Review: Video Nasties: Draconian Days

by Neil Mitchell 27 June 2014

In one way or another, ‘Video Nasties’ have been a part of my life for 30 years. Initially, the lurid VHS covers displayed in my local video shop, advertising the likes of Cannibal Holocaust and The Evil Dead, were catnip for a boy on the cusp of adolescence. Once the films themselves had been effectively […]

Read the full article →

In Review: The Pretty One on DVD

by Maryann O'Connor 26 June 2014

Films that focus on the way women are considered attractive when they put make up on [and not noticed when they don’t] usually end up being sickly sweet non-explorations of the subject. The Pretty One is sort of a cut above that category. Zoe Kazan (Ruby Sparks, 2012) plays identical twin sisters Laurel and Audrey, […]

Read the full article →
Page 5 of 106« First...34567...102030...Last »