The People's Poet Is No More: Rik Mayall Dies At 56

Rik Mayall, most famous for his portrayal of sniveling anarchist Rik in the early '80s BBC comedy series The Young Ones, has died at the startlingly young age of 56, according to Variety. Mayall made his bones as the co-creator and... More »
By J Hurtado   
  

Gorgeous New Trailer For DAS CABINET DES DR. CALIGARI Re-Release

Those wonderful people at Eureka Entertainment have today announced the release date for both their UK and Eire theatrical re-release and dual format Blu-ray/DVD release of Robert Wiene's masterpiece of German Expressionist horror, Das Cabinet Des Dr. Caligari.Billed as "the... More »
  

Watch The First Official Teaser For Tomm Moore's SONG OF THE SEA

Back in 2009 Irish animator Tomm Moore made quite the first impression with his debut feature The Secret of Kells. An absolutely gorgeous piece of work with no interest at all in aping the current wave of CGI animation that... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

The Kids Talk Film: MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR

When the opportunity presented itself to see George Miller's car-pocalypse cult spectacular The Road Warrior on the big screen in Toronto a dodging of the R rating was necessary for Willem (age 11), but his younger sister Miranda (age 9) was... More »
  

Review: FREQUENCIES, A Mighty Brain, But A Heart Three Sizes Too Small

There are two mantras at play in the offbeat philosophy lesson traveling in the guise of a film with the original gangly moniker of OXV: The Manual. The first one is that "knowledge determines destiny," and the second is that... More »
  

Eerie First Teaser For Cabbie Thriller ABDULLAH

UK-based Ne'er Do Well Films and sometime Twitch contributor Evrim Ersoy are already making waves on the festival circuit, with 2012's Tokophobia in particular proving a shocking and memorable addition to FrightFest's short film programme that year. Writer/director Ersoy reteams with... More »
  

Timothy Spall & Mike Leigh Bring British Painter To Life In Trailer For MR. TURNER

Mike Leigh's return to Cannes has created quite a stir. His new biopic Mr. Turner will debut at Cannes today - part of the Official Selection - and the first trailer is out to share with you. EOne will release the... More »
  

Review: WOLF CREEK 2, Nasty As Ever

The wide-open, spectacular beauty of the Australian Outback beckons to travelers from around the world, which makes it the perfect setting for a movie about a serial killer. Mick Taylor (John Jarratt) roams the outback, searching for unwary tourists he... More »
  

Masters Of Cinema Bringing FAUST and THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI To Blu-ray!

Great news for fans of German Expressionism - and let's face it, who isn't? Eureka Entertainment has announced that it will be releasing two of the most important films from this hugely influential movement in world cinema to Blu-ray and... More »
  

CALVARY: Watch Brendan Gleeson In The New Trailer

After its debut at Sundance and a jury prize win in Berlin, everyone will be able to see John Michael McDonagh's Calvary in August. To help bide the time there is a new trailer to share with you. Calvary's Father James... More »
  

FRUITVALE STATION Makes A Stop In The UK

Ryan Coogler's dramatisation of Fruitvale Station resident Oscar Grant's shooting by a San Francisco BART (Bay Area Rapid Transport) policeman is making a welcome appearance in the UK. Taking numerous awards over the past year, at Sundance and Cannes... More »
  

THE INBETWEENERS 2: First Teaser Takes Schoolboy Antics To The Outback

The first teaser for The Inbetweeners 2, the sequel to the hit comedy The Inbetweeners Movie, based on the British TV series, has been released via the official Facebook page, and it's brief and to the point. As our own... More »
  

Crowdfund This! UK Short WHITE Channels Wenders And Lynch Into Something Compelling And New

Well, now, this is a pleasant surprise. Even had I known that UK actress Montserrat Lombard - a great favorite in these parts for her comedy work as well as dramas such as Ashes To Ashes - I would never... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

EXCLUSIVE: Get A First Look At THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG Trailer

Those of you lucky enough to have seen 80s Filipino action oddity For Your Height Only will be familiar with the legacy of Weng Weng, and now there's a new documentary doing the rounds that pries open the legend of... More »
  

THE ROVER: New Clip From David Michod's Thriller

David Michod's thriller The Rover made it onto our list of hotly anticipated films for 2014 for good reason. Michod had already made an impression on us with Animal Kingdom. Then he added stalwart actor Guy Pearce to the mix.... More »
  

Review: THE DOUBLE Confirms Aoyade As A Potent, Fresh Voice

It seems fair to say that when Richard Aoyade's debut feature, Submarine, premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2010, it caught people by surprise. There were few expectations on the little indie comedy from the large-haired comedian turned... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Set Sail With The First Teaser For NORTHMEN: A VIKING SAGA

Grab your swords and metal helmets, offer up a prayer to Odin, and take a moment to check out the trailer for German / South African historical action co-production Northmen: A Viking Saga.A gang of Viking marauders under the command... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Watch A Fresh Trailer For Stuart Simpson's CHOCOLATE STRAWBERRY VANILLA

Life is hard when you're a socially awkward icecream man and Australian director Stuart Simpson has taken that simple idea and managed to turn it into something surprisingly resonant with his Australian cult hit Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla.We've covered this one... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Learning From The Masters Of Cinema: Billy Wilder's ACE IN THE HOLE

Released in 1951, Ace in the Hole marked a pivotal moment in the career of its writer-director, Billy Wilder, for a number of different reasons. His scathing attack on the media was Wilder's first film after breaking his long-term writing... More »
  

When You're A Vampire You Become Very Sexy. Watch The WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS Trailer Now!

A big hit at the Sundance film festival - after which it rolled on to Berlin and SXSW with similar results - the first trailer has arrived for New Zealand horror comedy What We Do In The Shadows. Shot on... More »
By Todd Brown   
  
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