Guardians Of The Galaxy Extended Look

Have a look at the Guardians Of The Galaxy Extended 5 minute clip

grootTying in with the Us and UK premiers this week a new five-minute clip from the movie has been released. The studio is pulling out all the stops for this movie given that it is possibly the least well-known comic book to hit the big screen to date. The film has a more comedic feel to it and there is a strong possibility that you will here a lot of people repeating the catch phrase “I am Groot”…

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Teaser trailer leak for Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice

We’ve seen the teaser trailer leak for Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. Much excitement!

batman-vs-superman-dawn-of-justiceNot content with revealing how Gal Gadot will look as Wonder Woman, director Zack Snyder has went one better.

Lucky fans in attendance at this year’s San Diego Comic Con have been treated with a teaser clip of Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. This being the age of the internet, those around the world also get to enjoy it.

The quality of the leaked video isn’t the greatest, but it does enough…

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From Human to Ape - Motion capture in action

Courtesy of Wired magazine a featurette has been released that goes behind the scenes of the hit move…

The Art Of The Steal

We review the Kurt Russell joint, The Art Of The Steal

art of the steal 2The con movie has a little chequered history. Occasionally a film such as the Oceans Trilogy reinvigorates the genre and brings it to a new audience. These films tend to be extremely well made pieces of work. They have an idea of style and at their core, as with all good films, they are entertaining. From the success of these films, there are usually a slew of lesser films, in terms of budget,…

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Fifty shades of Grey trailer

The first full look at the movie of the bestselling book with the Fifty shades of Grey trailer

50-shades-of-grey 1After the fifteen second teaser released earlier this week, we get a first real look at the movie of the publishing phenomenon that is Fifty Shades Of Grey. With a new version of Beyoncé’s Crazy In Lovewe get a fairly tame look at first interactions of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson). Although not giving too much away it will not disappoint the fans of the…

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Dracula Untold

dracula-untold-1If it worked for Frankenstein then why not Dracula? Off the back of the recent Aaron Eckhart monster action movie I, Frankenstein we are presented with the first trailer for the forthcoming battling vampire drama Dracula Untold. The film delves into the back story of the once human Count moving on to the motivations and circumstances that lead him to abandon his faith and seek a much darker path.

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A Long Way Down

Based on the Nick Hornby novel, We review A Long Way Down

A-Long-way-down 1There are just few authors who can claim that their novels translate successfully to the big screen. Childrens stories such as Harry Potter , Twilight and The Hunger Gameshave been hugely profitable on the screen. Adult fiction is a bit more hit and miss. The British author Nick Hornby has a good track record to date. Several of his novels have been tailored for the screen and been met with both…

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Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

We review the the big hit of the summer, Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

Dawn-of-The-Planet-of-The-Apes-3When the prequel / reboot Rise of the Planet of the Apeswas trailed in early 2011, it was not met with universal excitement. Partly due to the dogs dinner that was the previous Apes film (Shame on you Tim Burton!) the film turned out to be a major surprise hit at the box office and ended up as my number two film of the year. With success sequels surely follow. Thankfully the follow up film was…

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Following

We review the debut feature from director Christopher Nolan. Following

following 1Re-examining the early films of a top director gives you an insight into the process and the development path he or she adopts in order to deliver the finished product. From 1998, Followingis the feature debut from Christopher Nolan, one of the only directors working today who is able to make art house blockbusters. This modest debut film introduces us to his style and the story telling…

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James Garner RIP

james garner maverickSad news from Los Angeles this morning with the announcement that the actor James Garner has died at the age of eighty-six. Garner had been ill for some time after suffering a stroke in 2008. He is best known for his starring roles in the TV series Maverick and The Rockford Files as well as a number of high-profile movie roles.

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