Posts tagged "Jennifer Lawrence"

Venice Film Festival: mother!

mother!

mother! Venezia 74 Directed by Darren Aronofsky Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer, Domhnall Gleeson and Ed Harris by Joanna Orland Is mother! Darren Aronofsky’s worst film to date? (No, but it’s a close second.) In what can only be described as pretentious nonsense (and that is putting it kindly), mother! is an abstract […]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

Directed by Francis Lawrence Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Josh Hutcherson, Natalie Dormer, Robert Knepper, Donald Sutherland, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Toby Jones, Jeffrey Wright, Woody Harrelson, Sam Claflin and Gwendoline Christie In UK Cinemas November 19th, 2015 by Richard Hamer The tradition of splitting the last book in a […]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Directed by Francis Lawrence Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland In UK Cinemas November 20th, 2014 by Joanna Orland When a book trilogy is expanded into a film quadrilogy, there is always reason for concern and […]

Serena

Directed by Susanne Bier Starring Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Rhys Ifans In UK Cinemas October 24th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Is Susanne Bier OK?  The two films that she has to showcase at the 58th BFI London Film Festival both have overlapping themes of miscarriages and the deaths of babies having catastrophic consequences.  While […]

Serena: First Trailer

Hotly anticipated film Serena reunites Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. Here is the first trailer: In cinemas October 24th, 2014.

BFI London Film Festival Programme Launch

by Laura Patricia Jones Eagerly awaited by film fans across the capital, today was the big day that the BFI announced the full programme for this year’s London Film Festival. Like for kids at Christmas, the reveal was a long anticipated treat to finally see what excitement the festival would be offering us this year. […]

American Hustle

Directed by David O. Russell Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence Limited UK Release December 20th, 2013 In UK Cinemas January 1st, 2014 I desperately did not want to like this film.  I despised Silver Linings Playbook and while I thought The Fighter was a very good film, it bored me […]

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Directed by Francis Lawrence Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Lenny Kravitz, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland In UK Cinemas November 21st, 2013 by Joanna Orland I am one of these people that hasn’t read The Hunger Games book series, in spite of promising to after reviewing […]

The Hunger Games

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Wes Bentley, Donald Sutherland, Lenny Kravitz and other people. In Cinemas March 23rd, 2012 by Joanna Orland I have not yet read The Hunger Games books by Suzanne Collins, but this has not stopped me from getting swept away in the Hunger Games mania that is […]