NEWS: First UK Trailer for Breathe Released

The first UK trailer for Breathe, directed by Andy Serkis and starring Claire Foy and Andre Garfield has been released.  Andy Serkis makes his directorial debut with this film based on a true story, arriving in UK cinemas from the 27th October. Adventurous and charismatic, Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge, Silence) has his… Read More

REVIEW: A United Kingdom

Based on the true story of the romance between Sir Seretse Khama and his wife Ruth Williams Khama, this extraordinary film is surprisingly powerful and moving.  What a beautiful and extraordinary story this is. It is even more so thanks to the wonderfully sensitive but confrontational film that Amma Asante has created, featuring two fabulous central… Read More

First Time Watching… State Fair (1945)

This second of three versions of the musical (1933/1962) is charmingly light entertainment – with of course a fantastic score.  Having already heard the score performed thanks to the London Musical Theatre Orchestra‘s wonderful performance at Cadogan Hall last year, I was instantly charmed by Rodgers and Hammerstein’s score and I was curious to see… Read More

NEWS: Touching the Void to Be Screened Live at the Barbican Hall

The BAFTA award-winning film will be screened live, accompanied by a 60 piece orchestra at the Barbican Hall on Sunday 18 June.  Author and star of Touching the Void, Joe Simpson, will introduce the one night only screening and take part in the exclusive Q&A with director Kevin Macdonald and composer Alex Heffes to talk about… Read More

Review Round Up: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Guy Ritchie brings the legend of King Arthur back to life in this latest film starring Charlie Hunnam. Here is what critics have been saying about it:  Evening Standard: ** “It is a film as long on tediously stylised fight scenes and portentous electro-folk music as it is short on emotional involvement.” The Sun: **… Read More