The Post Review

The Plot Based on the sensational true story The Post follows the legal battle between Nixon’s Whitehouse administration and The Washington Post over efforts to publish sensational revelations about the Vietnam War contained in classified government documents. The Good Director Steven Spielberg has a brilliant track record for documenting historical events in a dramatic and [...]

The Shallows Review

The Plot A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy (Blake Lively) is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills. The Good Blake Lively stars in this fantastic romp of a movie which is thrillingly good fun pretty much throughout. At 86 minutes, the [...]

The BFG Review

The Plot An inquisitive young orphan girl Sophie forms a most magical and unlikely friendship with a dream delivering giant. But when the rest of giant country’s inhabitants prove to be ferocious child eaters Sophie and her Big Friendly Giant must do something extraordinary to save the children of England. The Good Guided by the [...]

Skyfall Breaks UK Box Office Record

Skyfall, Daniel Craig’s third outing as Ian Fleming’s Martini swilling super spy James Bond has officially become the most successful UK theatrical release of all time. The new Bond film directed by Sam Mendes has broken the box office record previously held by Avatar, taking in an astonishing £94million after just a over a month [...]

John Williams Gets Brits Lifetime Achievement Award

Composer John Williams has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at the Classic Brit Awards 2012 in a glamorous ceremony held in the Royal Albert Hall. The acclaimed composer is responsible for the soundtracks of over 10o movies, including countless cinema classics. His collaborations with George Lucas and Steven Spielberg in particular gave the world  the music of  Jaws, Star Wars, [...]

Oscar Winning Producer Richard Zanuck Dies

Richard Zanuck the Oscar winning producer of Jaws, Driving Miss Daisy and six Tim Burton films has died at his Los Angeles home from a heart attack aged 77. Richard Zanuck was the son of 20th Century Fox mogul Darryl F. Zanuck and born with Hollywood in his blood. During a long and glittering career [...]

Jaws Re-Release Review

The Plot When a gigantic Great White shark begins to menace the quiet waters of the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and a grizzled shark hunter set out to stop it. The Good Jaws is arguably the finest work of one of the greatest directors in the age of [...]

Top Movie Villains

1. Magneto – X-Men Michael Fassbender and Sir Ian McKellan have both helped make metal bending mutant Magneto an iconic and oddly likeable super villain. A fine array of wry one liners coupled with the ability to move cars, bullets and bridges with his mind makes him an impressively powerful and charming anti-hero. He also [...]