Posts tagged "Captain Phillips"

BAFTA 2014 Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 2014 EE British Academy Film Awards were announced this morning.  Where is Filth and James McAvoy in this list!? This year’s BAFTA nominees are: Film My money is on 12 Years a Slave for the win, but American Hustle and Philomena are in it with a chance.  Out of this lot, […]

The 57th BFI London Film Festival

by Joanna Orland & Ruth Thomson This year’s BFI London Film Festival was less of a star-studded affair, and more about the films themselves. Key films featured at this year’s festival, reminding the audience and the world that the BFI London Film Festival is a strong contender on the world’s film festival circuit. Highlights included […]

Captain Phillips

Captain Phillips Directed by Paul Greengrass Starring Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi In UK Cinemas October 18th by Joanna Orland In the words of my dad, “I loved the film Captain Phillips, but Google ruins everything.  I looked up the real Captain Phillips and it turns out he’s a real asshole”. Luckily for the audience, […]

T.Hanks for LFF

Tom Hanks will be bookending this year’s London Film Festival! The 57th BFI London Film Festival has announced that this year’s Opening Night will take place on Wednesday October 9th with the European Premiere of CAPTAIN PHILLIPS.  The film is directed by Paul Greengrass and stars the one and only Tom Hanks, both of whom […]