Posts tagged "Hugo Weaving"

Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines Directed by Christian Rivers Starring Robert Sheehan, Hera Hilmar, Ronan Raftery, Aaron Jackson, Stephen Lang, Jihae and Hugo Weaving In UK Cinemas December 8th, 2018 by Joanna Orland Based on the YA novel by Philip Reeve, Mortal Engines envisions a steampunk version of London; a giant roving machine that consumes smaller towns and […]

Berlinale: Black 47

Black 47

Black 47 Directed by Lance Daly Starring Hugo Weaving, James Frecheville, Stephen Rea, Freddie Fox, Barry Keoghan, Moe Dunford, Sarah Greene and Jim Broadbent by Marko Domazet The year is 1874, the great famine is ravaging through Ireland rendering many people unable to eat and fend for themselves. Feeney, a rough as they come Irish […]

Venice Film Festival: Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge Directed by Mel Gibson Starring Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Sam Worthington, Vince Vaughn, and Rachel Griffiths Watch on iTunes by Laura Patricia Jones Bravery, brutality and a test of blind faith – Mel Gibson’s directorial comeback Hacksaw Ridge carries him back to safety at the Venice Film Festival. Gibson’s first film […]

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Directed by Peter Jackson Starring Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Benedict Cumberbatch, Evangeline Lilly, Luke Evans, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Orlando Bloom, Christopher Lee, Billy Connolly, Ian Holm, Aidan Turner, James Nesbitt, Ryan Gage and Stephen Fry In UK Cinemas December 12th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Let’s not beat around the bush – The […]

Mystery Road

Directed by Ivan Sen Starring Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving, Jack Thompson and Ryan Kwanten In UK cinemas August 29th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Imagine an Australian filmic version of True Detective with social and political commentary at its core rather than merely a study of characters.  Mystery Road is a gritty and harrowing modern-day Western […]