'12 Years a Slave' and 'The Spectacular Now' - Two of the Best Films at This Year's LFF

Tom Linay | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

Where to begin with a film like 12 Years A Slave? My limited range of expression feels unable to do its impact justice but I have an obligation to this blog, so I'll give it a shot. Steve McQueen's film is an unforgettable experience and one I don't think I will likely repeat again.

Inside Llewyn Davis and LFF Round-up

Tom Linay | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

Inside Llewyn Davis, is a wonderfully detailed snapshot of the Greenwich Village folk scene in 1962 New York, and our conduit into this world is the abrasive but talented folk singer, Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac).

Nebraska - A Brilliant Slice of Americana

Tom Linay | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

It's deliberately slow paced, which may be off-putting for some and Forte may struggle to hold his own with the stellar performances around him but Payne has delivered another original and bittersweet tale of small-town American life...

Gravity - An Astonishing Filmmaking Achievement

Tom Linay | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

Although the Oscars and BAFTAs are still a few months away I'm putting it on the record now that I'd be happy for the respective academies to close the competition forthwith and just give all the main prizes to Gravity.

Captain Phillips - BFI London Film Festival Review

Tom Linay | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

The European premiere of Captain Phillips was a fantastic way to kick off the 57th BFI London Film Festival at ODEON Leicester Square last night, with many of the cast and crew in attendance, including the film's star, Tom Hanks, and British director, Paul Greengrass.

PICTURES: LFF Closes With 'Great Expectations'

PA | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Helena Bonham Carer has admitted she did have doubts about playing Miss Havisham in the new film adaptation of 'Great Expectations'. The Oscar nomi...

Wow. Joely Richardson Is Dressed To Impress At LFF In Theatrical Tulle Gown

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Style


George Clooney Rules Out Political Career At London Film Festival

PA | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

George Clooney worked the red carpet like a true vote-winner at the UK premiere of his new political thriller. The Hollywood star plays a US presid...

PHOTOS: The Big Stars Of London Film Festival 2011 Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | James Howell | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Madonna's latest directorial outing and George Clooney's new movie are to receive UK premieres at the BFI London Film Festival (L...