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7500 (2020) – Film Review

Make sure your seat and tray table are in an upright position, your seatbelt is securely fastened and your mobile device is definitely not in Airplane mode for high-altitude thriller 7500. 7500 is the code used to alert air traffic

Scene Stealer: Inception

We don't need much of an excuse to sing the praises of Christopher Nolan, but with Dunkirk storming into both our cinemas and our collective affections (along with a 5 star Flickfeast review), it seemed too good an opportunity to miss. So,…

Snowden (2016)

Framed in flashbacks as the film’s protagonist hands over the stolen information that thrust him into fame, or infamy depending on what side of the fence you sit, Oliver Stone’s new biopic Snowden (2016) delves deep into the interesting…

Don Jon (2013)

And so Joseph Gordon-Levitt joins scores of actors branching out into direction, with his debut feature Don Jon. Featuring himself as the lead character with Scarlett Johansson and Julianne Moore in support roles, it tells the story of Jon,…

Premium Rush (2012)

For the fun of the ride It must indeed be a "premium rush" (title of David Koepp's new movie) to ride a bike at high speed through heavy Manhattan traffic. The protagonist, Wilee, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, is a bike messenger, and…

Lincoln (2012)

There's so much in Lincoln that director Steven Spielberg gets so right, easily, that it's hard by the time the end credits roll to weigh it all up and realise that you've just watched little more than a two and a half hour History Channel…

Looper (2012)

Rian Johnson’s time travel thriller arrives on DVD and Blu-ray this week and while it isn’t quite the ground-breaking Matrix-esque Sci-Fi spectacle that it was initially billed as, it is nonetheless an impressively atmospheric and…

Win Looper DVD

In the year 2044 time travel has not yet been invented. But in 30 years it will have been… The futuristic action thriller Looper, which took audiences by storm with a tantalising twist on time travel, will be available on DVD and…

Lincoln (2012)

History lesson Spielberg's Lincoln, a historical film about the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the US Constitution and the last days of the 16th President, is a collaboration between the director, the playwright Tony Kushner who…