Are Movies Dead?

Daniel Johnson | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Johnson

We have a flourishing independent film scene. Micro-budget projects being built from the ground up, mostly through crowdfunding. And we have the huge superhero movies, but the in-betweens, the films that people really care about, have vanished.

Sequels, Sequels, Straight-To-DVD Sequels...

Ben Falk | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

For no other reason other than I'm a cinematic masochist, I suggest to my friend Benno we should watch a brace of seemingly unnecessary sequels, to find out what makes them tick.

They're Remaking Road House, but Have They Seen Road House 2? I Have

Ben Falk | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

I was scouring the Internet some time ago and found out they'd made a sequel to Road House. I'm not sure why. The original came out in 1989, starred Patrick Swayze playing a bouncer in a hick bar and has been routinely included on "enjoyably bad" film lists ever since.

A Good Day To Die, Err, Angry?

James Peckham | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Peckham

Without getting bogged down in the logistics of each film, the entire point in Die Hard is that they are adult movies with profanity and violence abound. Controversially 5 has received this 12A rating, but why?

Chronicle: Good Movie, Please Don't Make a Sequel

Ben Falk | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

You know the drill - you've watched an enjoyable film and it's coming to a satisfying yet bombastic ending. You think, yes, lovely, that was a perfect way to spend a Friday night. But that's NOT the end.

The Inbetweeners Deny Film Sequel

Posted 05.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

The Inbetweeners Movie took the summer box office by storm and now fans are calling for a sequel. The film, which showed the four friends - Will, ...