Film Review: Alice Through The Looking Glass

Alice Through The Looking Glass is a visually mesmerising film. James Bobin’s film lacks the fizz of Lewis Carroll’s original novel, but is entertaining nevertheless. After adventures at sea, Alice makes an unexpected return to Wonderland. One of her treasured friends is in danger, Alice must acquire a device from the Lord of Time in order to put things right… […]

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Previews: The Accountant trailer, The Woods and more!

Plenty in this week’s preview of coming attractions, including The Accountant trailer, The Woods, and more… The Accountant Trailer [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qw_EO8qKydg[/youtube] Here is the new The Accountant trailer. The film stars Ben Affleck as a maths savant who works as a freelance accountant for dangerous criminal organisation. With his latest client, accounting clerk (Anna Kendrick) notices a major discrepancy. The Accountant […]

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Previews: Alice Through The Looking Glass and more!

A visual feast in this week’s preview of coming attractions, including Alice Through The Looking Glass, Sisters, and By The Sea… Alice Through The Looking Glass Trailer [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWQxAcUSdOU[/youtube] Here is the first at upcoming sequel Alice Through The Looking Glass. Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp and the rest of the cast return for the follow-up to 2010’s Alice in Wonderland. Alice […]

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Film Review: Crimson Peak

Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak is a horror that combines a traditional gothic style with gore. The film is heavy on style, even if the substance slightly lacks. Edith Cushing is the daughter of a wealthy American businessman. When a mysterious English baronet and his sister come to town, Edith is beguiled by him. Her interest in Thomas Sharpe, however, […]

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Previews: Deadpool Trailer, Crimson Peak Poster and more

Plenty in this week’s preview of coming attractions, including the Deadpool trailer, a video for The Martian, the latest Crimson Peak poster and more… Deadpool Trailer [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xithigfg7dA[/youtube] Here is the red band Deadpool trailer. The film deviates from other Marvel films in that it is clearly aimed at an adult audience with the violence and swearing. As such, it offers […]

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Stuff To Look At

Plenty of trailers this week, with Mortdecai, The Maze Runner, Maps to the Stars and more… Mortdecai [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsYKtSiAJSg[/youtube] Here is the first trailer for Mortdecai. The film stars Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor. Depp plays Charlie Mortdecai, an art dealer on a mission to recover a stolen painting. The film will be released in January 2015. The Maze […]

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Film Review: Tracks

The film Tracks is a bit like holiday pictures; it is only interesting to the people who had the experience in the first place. Robyn Davidson decides to go on a 1,700 trek across the deserts of western Australia. Before she departs,Robyn needs to acquire and train camels to accompany her… Based on the account by Robyn Davidson, John Curran’s […]

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Film Review: The Double

Richard Ayoade’s The Double is compelling viewing. After his critically applauded debut Submarine, Ayoade showcases another string to his bow. Simon is a timid young man, overlooked at work and invisible to the woman he adores. Simon is confounded by the arrival of a new colleague at work. James is physically identical to Simon, yet his exact opposite in terms […]

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Film Review: Stoker

Stoker will surely be one of the year’s most memorable films. Director Chan-wook Park and screenwriter Wentworth Miller have created something truly special. Following the death of India Stoker’s father, her Uncle Charlie comes to stay with India and her mother. India never even knew she had an uncle, and is suspicious of her new family member. As her mother […]

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