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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 […]

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 […]

This Beautiful Fantastic

This Beautiful Fantastic

This Beautiful Fantastic Directed by Simon Aboud Starring Jessica Brown Findlay, Anna Chancellor, Andrew Scott, Jeremy Irvine and Tom Wilkinson Available on Digital Download from March 5th, 2018 Watch on iTunes or by Bernie C Byrnes Bella Brown (Jessica Brown Findlay) dreams of writing and illustrating a successful children’s book. Abandoned as a child, consumed […]

Berlinale 2018

Berlinale 2018

The 68th annual Berlin International Film Festival February 15th-25th, 2018 Berlin, Germany by Marko Domazet Here we are Loose Lippers – it’s February and time for Berlinale. The town of pretzles, good coffee and decently priced booze did not disappoint. Like in previous years, the main festival hub was based around Potzdammer Platz, but the […]

Dark River

Dark River

Dark River Directed by Clio Barnard Starring Ruth Wilson, Mark Stanley, Sean Bean, Esme Creed-Miles, Aiden McCullough and Shane Attwooll In UK Cinemas February 23rd, 2018 by Michael Anderson Deserved plaudits for 2013 breakthrough The Selfish Giant still just about ringing in her ears, Clio Barnard continues to carve out her own niche in the […]

Berlinale: The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince Directed by Rupert Everett Starring Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Colin Morgan, Edwin Thomas, Emily Watson and Tom Wilkinson by Marko Domazet Lying in a cheap hotel room with nasty wallpaper, Oscar Wilde opens up the floodgates to old memories and we come along for the journey in The Happy Prince. The story […]

Berlinale: Damsel

Damsel Directed by David and Nathan Zellner Starring Robert Pattinson, Mia Wasikowska, David Zellner and Nathan Zellner by Marko Domazet Take the cornerstones of a classic western – a hero on a rescue mission, a drunken sidekick, a native American, a damsel in distress – defy the expectations and hey presto, you’ve got Damsel. Samuel […]