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Rafe Spall

The Ritual (2017)

When you throw four friends, dense woodland and a trip to the Swedish wilderness into the pot what do you get? A mish-mash of clichéd horror plots from movies past with a splash of humour and intricate detail in director David Bruckner’s…

TRAILER PARK: The Ritual

The first trailer and poster have just been released for the new horror film The Ritual, and going by what we can see so far it looks very promising indeed. The story follows a group of friends who go camping…

I Give It a Year (2013)

There was a time when romantic comedies were the shining crown jewel in the British film industry. Thanks to hits such as Four Weddings and a Funeral and Bridget Jones' Diary (2001), the Brits found a way of being uniquely funny - mainly by…

Life Of Pi (2012)

Ang Lee is an astonishing filmmaker, truly astonishing. He made martial arts acceptable to both the masses and the art-house crowd with the sublime Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, he made an absolutely amazing comic-book movie that mixed…

Prometheus (2012)

Prometheus was a titan who stole fire from the Gods, gave it to the humans and prevented Zeus from obliterating the human race. In punishment God chained him to a rock and bade an eagle perpetually eat his liver. In Ridley Scott's new…

Prometheus (2012)

What kind of aliens are even scarier than the perfect predators of the original Alien and Aliens movies? Why, human aliens, of course. Prometheus opens with a strange human being standing on Earth sometime in the distant past. He drinks a…

Prometheus (2012)

Many years ago I put forward a premise for the fifth Alien movie. Oh, I didn't pass it along to anyone who knew Ridley Scott or even get a treatment created. No, no, no. All I did was bandy it around IMDb and bemoan the fact that I was not…