Rufus Wainwright: Out of the Game (2012)

Five years can be a long time for a new Pop release but in Rufus Wainwright’s case this statistic is a little deceiving. Release the Stars was released in 2007 but he has not exactly been sitting waiting for inspiration since then. He successfully staged a note perfect recreation of the 1961 Judy Garland Carnegie…

Alcatraz (2012)

In a slight departure to our normal content, moviescramble reviews the  Television Sci-Fi drama Alcatraz from executive producer JJ Abrams. In 1963 three hundred and two inmates and guards disappeared from the prison island of Alcatraz. The incident was covered up. A cover story was devised with all the missing persons moved and conveniently lost in the system.…

The Debt (2011)

Every action has a reaction. It may not be immediate and it may not be apparent, but it will happen and the consequences of the action can be far reaching.  This forms the basic premise for the 2011 film The Debt. Three young Mossad agents Rachel, Stephen and David (Jessica Chastain, Marton Csokas and Sam Worthington) are sent…

Movie Podcasts review part 1: UK podcasts

Re-blogged from Moviescramble   There are dozens of sites out there providing the internet with movie themed podcasts. Too many to listen to with so little time available. I have created a list, in no particular order, of the ones that I listen to on a regular basis. The list is obviously not a best of…