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Win The NeverEnding Story on Blu-Ray!

Win The NeverEnding Story on Blu-Ray!

“The NeverEnding Story”, the cinematic classic about a young boy who borrows a mysterious, ornately-bound book, who never dreamed turning a page would draw him into a shimmering fantasy world of racing snails, hang-glider bats, soaring luckdragons, puckish elves, a Childlike Empress, the brave warrior Atreyu and a slab-faced walking quarry called a...

Review: Wild -“Serious, life-affirming and radical”

Review: Wild -“Serious, life-affirming and radical”

It’s raining. My boots hurt. I’m hungry. All of these things are very inconvenient, but trite in these circumstances. As Wild makes my complaints pale in comparison. For Wild is something that I have been waiting a long time for. Not because it’s a film centring on a struggle with personal demons – sex, drugs, death, pain,...

John Carter may go back to Mars as rights revert back to Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc.

John Carter may go back to Mars as rights revert back to Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc.

I loved the John Carter movie (read my review) and would have loved to have seen more. The poor marketing by Disney basically killed the film. It looked like there would never be a sequel to the film, but the fact the rights have reverted back to Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc. from Disney. That means there is the chance we could once more return to Barsoom. The...

Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey is returning to UK cinemas

Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey is returning to UK cinemas

Stanley Kubrick’s philosophically ambitious, technically innovative and visually stunning cinematic milestone returns to UK cinemas this November as part of Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder. I don’t really need to tell you anything else. You know how good it is so seeing it on the big screen is a rare opportunity that needs to be taken. Book tickets...

13 Days of Horror: 30 Days Of Night

13 Days of Horror: 30 Days Of Night

Halloween is almost upon us. Between now and then we will be bringing you a horror film review each day. “You can feel it. That cold ain’t the weather, that’s death approaching.” Synopsis: Barrow is the northernmost settlement in Alaska. The closest town is 80 miles south meaning that every winter, when the weather harshens and the sun retreats below...

Angelina Jolie Was ‘Very Hands-On’ For Maleficent Role (Exclusive)

Angelina Jolie Was ‘Very Hands-On’ For Maleficent Role (Exclusive)

With the home release of Disney’s surprise hit ‘Maleficent’ this month, the designer behind the famous horn headwear, milliner Justin Smith, exclusively reveals the extent of Angelina Jolie’s involvement in the production that made over $750 million worldwide. Was there pressure to recreate the horns for Angelina Jolie’s character?...

Win the monster epic, Godzilla, on Blu-ray™ – Available to own on October 27

Win the monster epic, Godzilla, on Blu-ray™ – Available to own on October 27

The arrogance of man is thinking nature is in our control. To celebrate the release of GODZILLA on Blu-ray 3D™, Blu-ray™ and DVD on October 27th, we are giving you the chance to win a copy of the epic monster rebirth on Blu-ray. In this gritty, realistic sci-fi action epic, Godzilla returns to its roots as one of the world’s most recognized monsters....

The Woman herself, Pollyanna McIntosh, talks to LFF about White Settlers, anthology horror and Dracula

The Woman herself, Pollyanna McIntosh, talks to LFF about White Settlers, anthology horror and Dracula

Pollyanna McIntosh stars in home invasion horror film White Settlers. The movie is released on DVD in the UK on the 20th of October, and you can read my review here. Londoners Ed (Lee Williams) and Sarah (Pollyanna McIntosh) move to Scotland to do up a house. Their new home may have been cheap to them, but was well out of the price range of the villagers. As...

Win Grand Piano on DVD

Win Grand Piano on DVD

To celebrate the release of Grand Piano, out on DVD 20th October, we have a copy up for grabs! Tension and suspense receives a standing ovation as Elijah Wood takes centre stage in thrilling new feature: Grand Piano. Fully stylised edge of the seat entertainment, Grand Piano brings high art to a life with devastating reality leaving viewers firmly on the edge...

Review: Lipstikka – “A clever, powerful and poignant film.”

Review: Lipstikka – “A clever, powerful and poignant film.”

Writer-director Jonathan Sagall’s Lipstikka was released in it’s native Israel in 2012, but is only now getting a UK release. It is a clever, powerful and poignant film that is well worth the wait. Lana (Clara Khoury) and Inam (Nataly Attiya) were best friends as teenagers in Palestine. Since moving to London the pair have drifted apart, but one day...