LFF 2016: Lovesong Review

Lovesong Review - LFF 2016Featuring beautiful performances from Riley Keough and Jena Malone, and gorgeous cinematography courtesy of Guy Godfree and Kat Westergaard, Lovesong is a wonderful film from So-yong Kim. Like her last film, For Ellen, it’s not without its flaws. But it’s nevertheless an intimate portrayal of a hugely captivating relationship between its joint female leads. Continue reading

Cannes 2016: Ken Loach’s I, Daniel Blake Wins the Palme d’Or

Cannes 2016 Winners - I, Daniel Blake wins Palme d'OrCannes has long been a mainstay for Ken Loach on the festival circuit, with more than a dozen of his films making appearances there over the years. Ten years ago, he won his first Palme d’Or for The Wind That Shakes the Barley. And yesterday he walked away from Cannes 2016 with his second Palme d’Or in hand for his very well-received drama, I, Daniel Blake. Continue reading

2016 Sundance Competition Line-Up Led by The Birth of a Nation, The Free World, Tallulah & More

2016 Sundance Competition Line-UpAfter announcing its Midnight line-up at the end of last month, the 2016 Sundance Film Festival has revealed its competition line-up. The competitions categories are split into four, showcasing US Dramatic and Documentary features and World Dramatic and Documentary features. Continue reading

Mad Max: Fury Road Review

Mad-Max:-Fury-Road-ReviewBelieve the hype on this one. Ever since the first footage was unveiled at Comic-Con last year, we’ve been expecting Mad Max: Fury Road to be an insane ride. And that’s exactly what it is. George Miller has delivered an utterly mad, off-the-chain blockbuster that will flood your system with adrenaline from start to finish. Continue reading

‘Retaliate’ – Epic Extended New Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad-Max:-Fury-Road-Extended-Trailer‘My name is Max. My world is fire and blood.’ These were the words which introduced Tom Hardy as the new Mad Max, and everything we’ve seen from Fury Road since that Comic-Con sneak peek has promised to deliver that world of fire and blood in epic blockbuster fashion. Continue reading

Tom Hardy Fights for Survival in New Japanese Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road

Tom-Hardy-in-Mad-Max:-Fury-Road-Japanese-trailer-sliceIt’s been three decades since the last instalment, but all the buzz surrounding Mad Max: Fury Road proves that it’s possible to revive a franchise this far out and still have everyone craving to see it. Continue reading