Film Review: Maggie

Henry Hobson’s directorial debut Maggie is a brooding drama with gothic accents. The atmosphere is powerful, even if the film lacks vitality. A disease that turns people into zombies has spread across major cities. When Maggie, a teenage girl from the Midwest, is infected, she is released into the custody of her father to spend her remaining days with her […]

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Previews: Inside Out TV Spot, Maggie Trailer and More

A cornucopia of film-related goodness in this week’s preview of coming attractions, including the latest Inside Out TV spot, a Terminator Genisys featurette, Maggie trailer and lots more… Inside Out TV Spot [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TSKzEDlIkw[/youtube] Here is the latest Inside Out TV spot. The Disney Pixar film has been doing fantastic business in the US, and looks certain to replicate that in the UK with its summer holiday’s […]

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Film Review: The Call

Director Brad Anderson’s The Call is a suitably tense thriller which is let down by a ludicrous final third. Jordan is an experienced 911 call operator. When she makes an error on a call, she is unsure whether she can go back to her front-line duties. When a young girl is kidnapped, however, it is Jordan who must keep her […]

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Trailer Round-Up

Plenty of new trailers this week, including The Call, The Frozen Ground,and Only God Forgives… The Call [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqp1QFbZS70[/youtube] Halle Berry plays an emergency call operator in The Call. Also starring Abigail Breslin, film looks like a fast-paced thriller, from the trailer at least. It at least serves as a warning to always keep your phone adequately charged. The Call is […]

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Film Review: Rango

In an age where almost everything animated appears in 3D, Rango refreshingly does not opt for this route. Although the film is animated and rated PG, it is more likely to appeal to adults and older children rather than younger viewers. Rango is a lonely chameleon who puts on plays with his toys to entertain himself. When Rango accidentally finds […]

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