Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.
Director: Miguel Arteta Writer(s): Rob Lieber, Judith Viorst Cast: Jennifer Garner, Steve Carell, Ed Oxenbold, Kerris Dorsey, Dylan Minnette, Bella Thorne, Jennifer Coolidge, Burn Gorman, Megan Mullally and Dick Van Dyke.
It’s not the easiest of titles but it certainly does what it says on the tin, and as far as family movies go, this is definitely a good one. In fact it’s probably the best family film that isn’t an animation, to grace the screens in the last decade or so… Continue reading
What we do in the Shadows
DIRECTOR: Jermaine Clement, Taika Waititi WRITER(s): Jermaine Clement, Taika Waititi CAST: Jonathan Brugh, Jermaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Stuart Rutherford, Ben Fransham, Jackie van Beek
Vampires and Werewolves, Zombies and Witches – haven’t we all just had enough? The amount of content churned out featuring one if not all of these beings is never-ending; Arguably Shaun of the Dead is responsible for triggering a more mainstream and light-hearted tone to the flurry of living dead features that have since plagued our screens at home and in the cinema; with the current trend of comedy dramas like Zombieland, Warm Bodies and more recently Life after Beth still trailing after it, there’s no signs of it ceasing.
CUB is a horror adventure in which a young imaginative twelve-year-old boy named Sam heads off to camp with his Cub Scouts pack, leaders Peter and Chris and quartermaster Yasmin. As Sam gets more and more isolated from the other scouts, he becomes convinced a terrible fate awaits them…
Director: Jonas Govarts Writer(S) Jonas Govarts, Roel Mondelaers DOP: Nicolas Karakatsanis Cast: Maurice Luijten, Stef Aerts, Titus De Voogdt, Gill Eeckelaert.
Jonas Govaerts debut feature is a combination of horror, black comedy and cheap thrills, and it’s really good.
Director:Mike Leigh Writer(s):Mike Leigh DOP:Dick Pope Cast:Timothy Spall, Dorothy Atkinson, Paul Jesson, Marion Bailey, Ruth Sheen.
When Mike Leigh creates something wonderful happens and the world listens. When Mike Leigh creates something with Timothy Spall, expect nothing short of brilliance.
Maze Runner is an adaptation of the first book in author James Dashner’s sci-fi series set in a dystopian future. Directed by Wes Ball it’s a familiar premise riding the wave of box office successes featuring youths in revolt in a bleak troubled world they’ve no doubt inherited.