Posts in "Film"

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes


Directed by Matt Reeves Starring Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell and Jason Clarke In UK Cinemas July 17th, 2014 by Laura Patricia Jones Blockbusters aren’t what they used to be; thanks to Christopher Nolan and the Dark Knight franchise it now seems near impossible to make an action movie without shooting in the rain. […]


Boyhood movie

Directed by Richard Linklater Starring Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke & Lorelei Linklater In Cinemas July 11th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Boyhood is more than a film, it is an experience.  This film is like no other in its affectivity.  It is an emotional journey to see Ellar Coltrane grow from boy to man […]


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Directed by Ben Falcone Written by Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone Starring Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Allison Janney, Dan Aykroyd, Mark Duplass, Toni Collette and Sandra Oh In UK Cinemas July 4th, 2014 Husband and wife duo Ben Falcone and Melissa McCarthy have very good intentions with Tammy, but the film never quite […]



Directed by Ron Krauss Starring Vanessa Hudgens, Brendan Fraser and Rosario Dawson On DVD July 14th, 2014 Based on a true story, Gimme Shelter is an edgy drama that uncovers the struggle for survival and the hope of redemption through the harsh realities of life on the streets. Starring Vanessa Hudgens (Spring Breakers, High School […]

Film4 FrightFest Line-Up


Film4 FrightFest returns for its 15th year with its biggest ever line-up.  From August 21st-25th, 64 films plus 20 shorts will play across 5 screens at London’s Vue West End in Leicester Square. For full programme details visit

Laura Michelle Kelly


by Joanna Orland From her Olivier Award winning stage performance as Mary Poppins to her starring role in Australian musical film Goddess, Laura Michelle Kelly has proven that she has the musical acting chops to make the jump from stage to screen.  In Goddess, Laura plays a mother of young twins who lives in an […]



Directed by John Butler Starring Andrew Scott, Hugh O’Conor, Peter McDonald, Brian Gleeson and Amy Huberman On Digital Download July 7th, 2014 On Blu-ray and DVD July 21st, 2014 Groom to be Fionnan (Hugh O’Conor) is determined to avoid the clichés of a typical stag do and defers to his best man, Davin (Andrew Scott), […]



Directed by Mark Lamprell Starring Laura Michelle Kelly and Ronan Keating In UK Cinemas July 4th, 2014 by Laura Patricia Jones Ronan Keating’s first film role playing alongside an acclaimed musical theatre star? “Sure, I’ll have a bit of that.” I thought naively. Most musicals translate well from stage to screenplay. Sometimes when a producer […]

They Came Together


They Came Together Directed by David Wain Starring Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Ed Helms, Bill Hader, Cobie Smulders and many funny cameos In US cinemas June 27th, 2014 (limited release) Paul Rudd is the Tom Hanks and Amy Poehler is the Meg Ryan in what is the ultimate RomCom film of all time.  Imagine if Mel […]

Boyhood Trailer


Tonight I saw this film, and it changed my life. Boyhood is in cinemas on July 11th, 2014.