20,000 Days On Earth

This week sees the release of the Nick Cave documentary 20,000 Days On Earth. As is typical with the man this is no ordinary rockumentary. It is a journey through the mind of an artist who is at the peak of his powers. It is directed by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard with Cave and…

Snowpiercer

In the year 2031 the planet has suffered a major climatic disaster and the only survivors left on Earth are the occupants of a train, The Snowpiercer, that travels the globe using a perpetual motion system. As with real life a class system evolves with the rich and powerful at the front and the poor…

Prisoners

There is an opinion among movie lovers that sometimes the trailers tend to give away a little too much of the  plot of a film. Used correctly, usually under the direct supervision of the film maker, the trailer can be a tool to tease and create a buzz for a film. Recent examples that come…

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…