The Beguiled: Film Review

I love most Sofia Coppola movies (I still don’t get the hype about Lost in Translation) and I love the cast in this – Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst – so obviously I was excited to check it out and I was not disappointed. It is a fantastic drama simmering with sexual desire and a slow-burning tension.

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Top Films for July

Guys, can you believe it’s July already?! I don’t know how we have got here so quickly but at least it means we are getting closer to some awesome releases.

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Cannes 2017: Films to get excited about

The 2017 Cannes Film Festival kicked off yesterday, and as always I’m filled with envy that I’m not there, watching the stars hit the red carpet and seeing the premiere of all these potentially amazing films. For the next ten days, there will be plenty of screenings but there are just a handful that I’m really excited about. Here they are:

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My top ten films of 2016


Welcome back, folks! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas break. Now is the time to look back over the year in film releases and pick my favourites. These are restricted to films released in the U.K. in 2016 – so it may include films I actually saw in late 2015 and although I desperately wanted to put La La Land, Hacksaw Ridge, Lion and Free Fire on this list, they aren’t out until 2017, so unfortunately they don’t make the cut.

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Emmys 2016: Best & Worst Dressed


I feel like I haven’t done a red carpet round-up in aaaages! But the awards season is creeping up on us slowly but surely and it all kicked off last night with the biggest TV show ceremony – the Emmys. Game of Thrones and People V OJ Simpson cleaned up (see all the winners here) but my main focus is on the red carpet, of course.

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Midnight Special: Film Review


I do love me a sci-fi and even more so if it stars my faves Adam Driver, Michael Shannon and Joel Edgerton. What a combo! I also adored Jaeden Lieberher in St. Vincent so I was interested to see what he would do next and he did not disappoint as this kid with special powers.

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Top Films for April


It is the start of April so surprise surprise here is my U.K. preview for April! There are quite a few decent-looking movies coming out this month but I’ve managed to whittle it down to just the five best. I still think Criminal, Eye in the Sky and Miles Ahead look pretty decent, but in terms of excitement, the ones below are where it’s at.

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The Two Faces of January UK Premiere: Q&A


So, as you’ve seen from my picture post (here), I was at The Two Faces of January premiere in London last night and I managed to grab a quick chat with the stars Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac and Viggo Mortensen. Here’s what went down….

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The Two Faces of January UK Premiere: My Pics



Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst and Oscar Isaac come out in London on Tuesday night to celebrate the release of The Two Faces of January, their new thriller, out in U.K. on Friday.

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The Two Faces of January: Review


I was very intrigued about this because it seemed so similar to The Talented Mr Ripley – European setting, a couple joined by a guy who is not who he seems and a blonde wife – but you realise when you watch it that it is vastly different yet nowhere near as good.

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