February 2019

Oscar 2019 Winners List

Here’s a full list of winners in all categories at the 2019 Academy Awards. This year’s Oscars saw top acting prizes claimed by Rami Malek  and Olivia Coleman with supporting wins for Mahershala Ali and Regina King. Best film went to Green Book with Roma taking the foreign language prize, Free Solo winning best documentary and Spider-man into the Spiderverse winning best animated film. Best director was [...]

Capernaum Review

The Plot After he’s arrested for a stabbing, Zain El Hajj (Zain Al Rafeea) decides to take his parents to court for being born. The Good Writer-director Nadine Labaki brings a heart-achingly devastating story to the screen in Capernaum (Chaos), following the tragic life of Zain, a Lebanese boy who doesn’t even know how old [...]

BAFTA Film Awards Winners List 2019

Best film BlacKkKlansman The Favourite Green Book Roma WINNER A Star Is Born Outstanding British film Beast Bohemian Rhapsody The Favourite WINNER McQueen Stan & Ollie You Were Never Really Here Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer Apostasy – Daniel Kokotajlo (writer/director) Beast – Michael Pearce (writer/director), Lauren Dark (producer) WINNER A Cambodian [...]

Alita Battle Angel Review

The Plot A mysterious young girl wakes up in a cyborg body in the distant future of the 26th century where man and machine have largely become one. On a quest to reclaim her own forgotten past, she meets a fantastic array of friends and foes alike as she explores the vast lawless slum sitting [...]

A Private War Review

The Plot The work of celebrated war correspondent Marie Colvin is dramatically brought to life, following her triumphs and troubles as she relentlessly brought the world stories from some of the most dangerous war torn conflict zones on the planet. Her determination to give a voice to voiceless victims matched only by her own pain [...]

The Kid Who Would Be King Review

The Plot A bullied schoolboy finds a magical sword, throwing him unexpectedly into a century’s long magical battle between good and evil. Forcing him and his fellow students to become the most unlikely heroes the world needs during its darkest hour. The Good Writer director Joe Cornish has had notable success before in fusing the [...]