Sam Mendes

Yes that’s right Bond is back to celebrate its 50th anniversary! A series, which began with Dr. No (1962) and has spanned 23 films with 6 Bonds. The 24th and 25th have both been confirmed and will both star Daniel Craig with rumours of Christopher Nolan to direct the 24thinstalment. Sam Mendes directs Skyfall (2012) … Continue reading

Ruby Sparks

2012 Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris – Written by Zoe Karzan Starring: Paul Dano, Zoe Karzan, Chris Messina and Annette Bening Here we have some of those rare creatures in the world of top level film, women, and how welcome they are as well. Zoe Kazan has made herself a quite successful actor … Continue reading

Pusher

2012 Directed by Luis Prieto – Written by Matthew Read Starring: Richard Coyle, Bronson Webb, Agyness Deyn and Mem Ferda Remakes aren’t normally something I do, or pay attention to, or bother with in any way really – but this time we have a Refn produced remake of a Refn directed film, have to take … Continue reading

Turner Prize 2012

Turner Prize Nominees I’m sure all the readers here know of the Turner Prize, but in case some don’t I’ll give an overview. The Turner Prize is named after the English Romantic painter J. M. W. Turner (23/04/1775 – 19/12/1851) and is awarded to a British visual artist under the age of 50. Notable previous … Continue reading