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Richard Madden

Flim Weakly Review- Rocketman

Jean Luc Godard once said “Film is truth, 24 frames per second.” Now, I don’t know what that means, but I do know it's wrong. Rocketman cannot be truth, because it's made of film, and truth is made of emotions or something. I also don’t

Rocketman (2019) Film Review

Although he made his directorial debut in 2011, UK director Dexter Fletcher is making a name for himself as the go-to guy for biopics. His 2016 film Eddie the Eagle focused on the eponymous Olympian and he memorably replaced Bryan Singer

Bastille Day (2016)

It seems everyone - or at least two of the front runners - with even the slightest chance of becoming James Bond when Daniel Craig eventually hangs up his Walther PPK, is currently featuring in some form of crime / espionage thriller, in…

Cinderella (2015)

Courage and kindness, I think we can all agree, are valuable attributes. But do we need to be reminded of this obvious truism every few minutes? Disney’s new adaptation of Cinderella certainly believes so, sparing no tangential opportunity…

A Promise (2013)

Set in Germany in 1912, A Promise tells the story of Frederic Zeitz (Richard Madden), a young man from a humble background who begins a job at a steelworks. His boss is Karl Hoffmeister (Alan Rickman) who quickly takes a shine to the…