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Malcolm McDowell

31 (2016)

I like Rob Zombie. I think it's important to start with that fact. I also have no problem with Sheri Moon Zombie. They both seem to enjoy revelling in their influences, and just generally having as much fun as possible. Which is no bad way…

31 (2016)

Rob Zombie is one of the most divisive genre filmmakers working today.  Often derided for his white trash characters, threadbare scripts and overabundant violence, he’s incurred the ire of many a horror fan.  On the other hand, he’s praised…

Bereave (2015)

When I walked out of the cinema after just having viewed Bereave I was in a good mood. I'd just spent over an hour and a half being bemused and amused in equal measure. I couldn't hate the film because it made me chuckle so often.…

Excision (2011)

Excision is a good film. It's something a bit different. Think of Heathers blended with May and then having moments from Teeth added to it. Without the vagina dentata. Unfortunately, I'd already seen the wonderful short (it's mentioned…

The Artist (2011)

Just before the end of last year, came the release of Martin Scorsese's first big-budget 3D family pic Hugo, which used a lot of the latest film technology to pay homage to the mechanics of early cinema. However, months prior to the best 3D…

The Artist (2011)

The Artist is one of the most highly anticipated films at this year’s London Film Festival and it certainly did not disappoint, receiving a rapturous applause from the audience after the screening. This sumptuous film is an homage to silent…