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East End Film Festival: Pin Cushion

Pin Cushion

Pin Cushion Directed by Deborah Heywood Starring Lily Newmark, Joanna Scanlan, Loris Scarpa, Sacha Cordy-Nice, Bethany Antonia, Saskia Paige Martin and Sophia Tuckey Screening at EEFF April 22nd, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes Super close Mother, Lyn (Joanna Scanlan), and daughter, Iona (Lily Newmark), are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined […]

East End Film Festival: House Without Roof

House Without Roof

House Without Roof Directed by Soleen Yusef Starring Mina Sadic, Sasun Sayan, Murat Seven, Wedad Sabri, Zirek, Hossein Hasan, Hussein Hassan and Uwe Preuss Screening at EEFF April 15th, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes House Without Roof is a beautiful film. I wanted to love it – I almost did love it. The backdrop is […]

East End Film Festival: Don’t Be Nice

Don't Be Nice

Don’t Be Nice Directed by Max Powers Starring Lauren Whitehead, Ashley August, Sean DesVignes, Timothy DuWhite, Joel Francois, Noel Quiñones, Jon Sands and Caroline Sinclair Screening at EEFF April 20th, 2018 by Bernie C. Byrnes A team of young black Slam Poets finds its voice in telling hard truths as it competes for the National […]

A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time Directed by Ava DuVernay Starring Reese Witherspoon, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Chris Pine, Michael Peña, Zach Galifianakis, Mindy Kaling and David Oyelowo In UK Cinemas March 23rd, 2018 by Amanda Farley A Wrinkle in Time is a star studded feast of colour and spectacle. Director Ava DuVernay’s adaption of Madeleine L’Engle’s novel is a […]

Killing Gunther

Killing Gunther

Killing Gunther Directed by Taran Killam Starring Taran Killam, Bobby Moynihan, Hannah Simone, Allison Tolman, Cobie Smulders and Arnold Schwarzenegger Available to watch on Digital Download from April 2nd, 2018 Watch on iTunes by Bernie C Byrnes Killing Gunther marks the directorial debut of actor Taran Killam (Saturday Night Live, 12 Years A Slave & […]

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene Directed by Garth Davis Starring Rooney Mara, Joaquin Phoenix, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ariane Labed, Ryan Corr and Tahar Rahim In UK cinemas March 16th, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes If you like your Biblical Epics epic, then Mary Magdalene probably isn’t the film for you. There is a distinct lack of macho sword-swinging, Jesus […]

Oscar 2018 Winners

The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water was the big winner at last night’s Academy Awards ceremony. All of the winners are listed below in bold: Best Picture Call Me by Your Name Darkest Hour Dunkirk Get Out Lady Bird Phantom Thread The Post The Shape of Water Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri   Actor in a Leading […]

Win Paddington 2 on Blu-ray

Paddington 2

STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the BAFTA nominated hit ‘family film of the year’ PADDINGTON 2 will be available on digital download from 5 MARCH 2018 and on DVD, Blu-ray and 4K UHD + Blu-ray from 12 MARCH 2018. To celebrate, we’re giving away 3 x Blu-ray copies! The number one box-office smash-hit, recently […]

Sweet Country

Sweet Country

Sweet Country Directed by Warwick Thornton Starring Hamilton Morris, Sam Neill, Thomas M. Wright, Bryan Brown and Ewan Leslie In UK Cinemas March 9th, 2018 by Gemsy In a country that’s anything but sweet, a manhunt is underway. Men pit themselves against the blistering heat of the desert with the sole aim of bringing a […]

Thor: Ragnarok (Home Entertainment Release)

Thor: Ragnarok Directed by Taika Waititi Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins Available on Digital Download from February 19th, 2018 Available on 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™, DVD and On-Demand from February 26th, 2018 by Jenna Johnston Thor: Ragnarok celebrates its home […]