Black Panther: praised for its ‘unprecedented’ inclusion of a black lead in a superhero film. Deadpool: lauded as the first commercially successful R-rated Marvel movie. And yet, neither of these films deserve the credit. Both honours belong to director...
In a poem about the German occupation of Norway, Norwegian writer Nordahl Grieg states that “We are so few in this country/Each fallen is friend and brother.” This mentality from the war-years resurfaced among the Norwegian people after July...
Mississippi Burning is a tense historical thriller that tells the story of the FBI investigation into the murder of three civil rights activists during the Freedom Summer campaign by several KKK members. The film won an Oscar and has...
If you have not yet been to see Bradley Cooper’s A Star is Born, starring himself and Lady Gaga, then I strongly recommend that you do. A heartfelt, tragic love story between a breathtakingly talented woman and a troubled...
There are two words to describe this film: Hyper. Abrasive. These two words almost sum up everything wrong with this entire film. It also sums up the reason why it will not get a recommendation. Mile 22 is directed by...
I recently had the wonderful opportunity to attend the UK premiere of Paul Feig’s latest film, A Simple Favour, at the BFI Southbank, complete with red carpet experience and an introductory Q&A with Feig and stars Blake Lively (Gossip...