Winner of seven Golden Globes, nominated for eleven BAFTAs and has already more than quadrupled its budget in box-office takings. No, I’m not talking about Assassin’s Creed, this is La La Land; not bad for a film that was only released in the UK a few days ago. From the director that brought us the… Continue reading Review: La La Land (12A, 2hrs 8mins)
What would you say to a screening of a silent black-and-white 1927 science-fiction film, made by an Austrian-German Expressionist, with a running time that is the best part of two-and-a-half hours? Probably something similar to what I said at first: “I haven’t seen Pirates of the Caribbean 4 yet so maybe I should give that a… Continue reading Feature: Happy 90th Birthday, Metropolis!
Hello, my name is Angelo Edwards, and I do not like Martin Scorsese films. Oh, the relief! I have been harbouring this secret for so long and now I’ve revealed it I feel so much better! Scorsese is such a visionary and ambitious director and he has nothing but my respect, but his films just… Continue reading Review: Silence (15, 2hrs 41 mins)