After Earth

Hitting our screens this summer is the new blockbuster film from M Night Shayamalan. After a series of really dodgy films over the last decade it looks like he may have a hit if people can be persuaded to return to the cinema to see this. After earth sees a father and son crash landing…

Riddick

Just when you thought you thought that Vin Diesel was having a quiet year with only one franchise movie being released, along comes the trailer for the new Riddick film. It’s been nine years since the opinion dividing Chronicles of Riddick hit the big screen and the follow up finds our light sensitive hero marooned…

Behind the Candelabra

Normally a new biopic of a long dead flamboyant entertainer would be dismissed as just another excuse for a cheesy, glossy delve into the past with little in the way of substance. Not in this case. There are more than a few reasons to sit up and take notice of Behind the Candelabra. This is reportedly the…

The Purge

Original and interesting ideas are a bit thin on the ground in mainstream cinema these days. So it came as a bit of a pleasant surprise to view the trailer for the new horror film The Purge. Set in the near future people live in a society where crime, violence and hate are all reduced.…

Mission: Impossible Five confirmed

Its has been confirmed by Paramount pictures and Skydance productions that Tom Cruise has signed up to reprise the role of Ethan Hunt in the fifth Mission:Impossible. Not really much of a surprise as Paramount have been talking this up since the release of Ghost Protocol which grossed over $700 million worldwide. With Cruise on…

The Wolverine

Premiered at CinemaCon recently is the latest trailer for the Hugh Jackman film The Wolverine. This second stand alone movie centering on most people’s favourite X-Men character, Logan. From the Twentieth Century fox publicity we get the following.  In modern day Japan, Wolverine is out of his depth in an unknown world as he faces his ultimate nemesis…