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Live For Films chats to Black Dynamite: Michael Jai White

Live For Films chats to Black Dynamite: Michael Jai White

FALCON RISING stars Michael Jai White (Tyson, Spawn, Black Dynamite, The Dark Knight), Neal McDonough (Minority Report, Desperate Housewives) and Laila Ali (American Gladiators) and arrives on UK DVD & VOD on 18th May 2015. John “Falcon” Chapman (Michael Jai White), is an ex-marine anti-hero plagued with a terrible secret consuming him with guilt. On...

Festival de Cannes 2015 Review: Inside Out

Festival de Cannes 2015 Review: Inside Out

Director: Pete Docter Writers: Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley Starring: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling, Richard Kind, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Lane, Kaitlyn Dias Synopsis: Joy (Poehler), Sadness (Smith), Disgust (Kaling), Fear (Hader) and Anger (Black) direct young Riley’s behavior and moods, yet when a...

Festival de Cannes 2015 Review: Amy

Festival de Cannes 2015 Review: Amy

Director: Asif Kapadia Synopsis: A documentary following the short life of soul singer, Amy Winehouse. With the critical and commercial success of Senna, director Asif Kapadia follow-up feature was a long-awaited mystery for nearly four years. The subject for his latest film, after his spotlight on the tragic Formula 1 driver, is the similarly short-lived life...

Review: Pitch Perfect 2

Review: Pitch Perfect 2

What’s a female-driven musical flick about the borderline estranging world of a cappella to do when it gets put up against summer blockbusters like Avengers Age of Ultron, Mad Max: Fury Road and Furious 7? Belt out its heart and soul as if nobody were watching, obviously. The first Pitch Perfect film was released to excellent reviews but only moderate...

Win The Haunting of Radcliffe House on DVD

Win The Haunting of Radcliffe House on DVD

Nick Willing’s spellbinding ghost story The Haunting of Radcliffe House makes its DVD bow on the 11th May 2015, and thanks to Image Entertainment we have two DVD copies to give away. Olivia Williams (The Sixth Sense, Rushmore) and Matthew Modine (The Dark Knight Rises, Full Metal Jacket) star as husband and wife Meg and Alec who move to the darkly...

Review – Mad Max: Fury Road – “An automotive apocalypse on an unprecedented scale”

Review – Mad Max: Fury Road – “An automotive apocalypse on an unprecedented scale”

Director slash mastermind George Miller returns to his post apocalyptic world of fire and blood with Mad Max: Fury Road.   Taking over from an old and now actually mental Mel Gibson is Tom Hardy as the new road warrior: Max Rockatansky. Big Tom is joined by an imperial Charlize Theron, and Hugh Keays-Byrne – the terrifying Toecutter from the first film...

The Mad Max: Fury Road cars at Sky Studios

The Mad Max: Fury Road cars at Sky Studios

After the announcement we reported on earlier, it was with great excitement that I nipped down to The O2 to check out some of the cars from Mad Max: Fury Road myself. Even though the film isn’t even out until Friday, and I’ve only seen them in action in the trailer so far, I haven’t been this pumped up for a movie for a long time. The...

What’s Left of Us interview: writer and director Christoph Behl

What’s Left of Us interview: writer and director Christoph Behl

What’s Left Of Us, Argentina’s first break-out zombie movie, invades our shops and homes on the 11th of May. To celebrate, I sat down to talk to the writer and director Christoph Behl, a smart guy who has conjured up a mould-breaking zombie movie based around a love triangle at the tail end of an undead infestation. As far as they know Axel, Jonathan and...

Review: The Age of Adaline

Review: The Age of Adaline

ABOUT: The Age of Adaline (also known as simply Adaline) is a 2015 American epic romance fantasy film directed by Lee Toland Krieger and written by J. Mills Goodloe and Salvdor Paskowitz. The film stars Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman, Kathy Baker, Amanda Crew, Harrison Ford, and Ellen Burstyn. Synopsis: Adaline [Blake Lively] is a beautiful young woman who...

Olivia Williams talks to LFF about The Haunting of Radcliffe House

Olivia Williams talks to LFF about The Haunting of Radcliffe House

Olivia Williams is a fantastic British actress who has starred in everything from The Sixth Sense to Rushmore, from Dollhouse to Sabotage, and even recently worked with David Cronenberg on Maps to the Stars. Her latest film is The Haunting of Radcliffe House which makes its DVD bow on 11 May 2015 thanks to Image Entertainment. When a family move to a remote...