Ad Astra review – Brad Pitt’s Existential Space Odyssey Soars to the Stars

Ad Astra, the Latin phrase, meaning "to the stars". If you were to pick a defining element of the past decade in film, you wouldn't be mistaken or wrong by saying the space-epic. With a stellar-range of ace films, including: Interstellar, First Man, Gravity, High Life and The Martian, Ad Astra continues the trend of…

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Sharon Maguire In Talks To Direct ‘Godmothered’ For Disney+ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Sharon Maguire is in final talks to direct ‘Godmothered’ for Disney+. Plot details are unknown but given the title, audiences can likely expect a Fairy Godmother to take centre stage in the plot. The film is expected to begin filming in early 2020. Sharon Maguire is known for directing ‘Bridget Jones’…

The Pre-Production #3 – ‘Mortal Kombat’, ‘The Matrix 4’, ‘Venom 2’, ‘Lizzie McGuire’, ‘Birds Of Prey’

‘Lizzie McGuire’ Last month, it was announced at D23 that a revival of ‘Lizzie McGuire’ is in development with original creator Terri Minsky set to return as showrunner and Hilary Duff set to reprise her role as the titular character. The series will follow 30-year-old millennial Lizzie McGuire as she navigates life in New York…

IT Chapter Two review – Jessica Chastain Soars in This Intense, Horrifying and Touching Sequel

Coming off of the smash-hit success that was IT in 2017, naturally a sequel awaited. Finally after two years of waiting it has arrived and it sure is well worth the wait. IT Chapter Two is far more intense, the horror is amped up and never turned down. Both films triumph in their own ways,…

‘Joker’ – Joaquin Phoenix’s Deliriously Unhinged Performance Provides An Absolutely Masterful Piece Of Cinema

Todd Phillips’ 'Joker' is a near cinematic masterpiece with Joaquin Pheonix leading the film with a deliriously unhinged but sympathetic performance as antihero Arthur Fleck/Joker. It’s crazy to think that Todd Phillips - the man who gave the world The Hangover Trilogy, Due Date and War Dogs, is responsible for creating one the most beautifully…

IT Chapter Two: The Experience review

Underneath Waterloo station is where the IT Chapter Two experience is held, a limited frightfest of IT-induced scares, at the Waterloo Vaults. For a limited run, fans of IT can be witness to Warner Bros' immersive experience into the world of IT and the town of Derry. You follow in the footsteps of the losers,…

BFI London Film Festival 2019: Stacked Lineup includes The Lighthouse, The Irishman, The Lodge

The BFI London Film Festival was home to many of last year's roaring successes, including: The Favourite, Suspiria, Roma and 2018's surprise film, Green Book. The BFI has now revealed the stacked lineup for this October's festival run. As previously announced, The Personal History of David Copperfield will kick off things as the Opening premiere,…

The Pre-Production #2 – ‘WandaVision’, ‘Halo’, ‘The Wheel Of Time’, ‘Space Force’, ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

‘WandaVision’ We have learned that production designer Mark Worthington has joined the crew for the upcoming Disney+ series ‘WandaVision’. The series will star Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Teyonah Parris, Randall Park, Kat Dennings and Kathryn Hahn and will begin filming later this year for release in Spring 2021. Mark Worthington is known for working on…

Rabid review – Horror-less Cronenberg remake Flat-lines

Rabid was originally made in 1977 by David Cronenberg, this sees The Soska Sisters attempting to reimagine his material and spin it in a 21st century take. In a year that has seen many brilliant and some disappointing remakes, Rabid falls in the later, a shabby horror with little impact and effect. The Soska Sisters'…

The Informer review – Joel Kinnaman’s Tension-filled Thriller Surprises

Out of nowhere, The Informer has landed as a hidden gem for the summer film season. A neatly woven thriller, full of interesting characters, developments and a cast full of ace performances. The film has been acquired by Warner Bros in the United Kingdom, with a release near the start of 2020 over the pond.…