First Impressions…The Lion King

The first full length trailer for the live-action remake of the classic Disney film has been released. Here’s a few thoughts on it… Drama and spectacle are two words that automatically spring to mind when you first watch this trailer for this remake of the classic animated film. But behind this – can audiences hope… Read More


PREVIEW: Unrestricted View Film Festival 2019

Details of the 2019 Unrestricted View Film Festival have been released ahead of the festival running from the 23rd to the 28th April. The North London based Unrestricted View Film Festival has announced its 2019 programme for its fourth year. Launched in 2016, the festival continues to expand with the opening night film to be… Read More

NEWS: Backyard Cinema Announce Latest Experience

The Backyard Cinema will bring the spirit of L.A to Camden’s Roundhouse over the Summer. From the 18th July, Backyard Cinema will be transforming Camden’s Roundhouse into L.A.’s legendary Venice Beach complete with giant palm trees, a retro beach bar,  and a sea of giant bean bags on the sand. The cinema screenings will include… Read More


Tim Burton’s new take on the animated classic captures a the darker side to the story filled with corruption – but is still surprisingly heartfelt. When it was originally announced that Tim Burton was going to be directing this live action version of Dumbo, it would be easy to see why some people may have… Read More

First Impressions of…Toy Story 4

A brand new trailer has been released for the eagerly anticipated new film in the series. As one of the most eagerly anticipated animated films of 2019, it would be fair to say that this new full length trailer certainly adds to the excitement and anticipation. Back for a new adventure, Toy Story 4 looks… Read More

Opinion:Reaction to the Oscars 2019

This year’s winners have shown some surprises and unexpected delights, highlighting how the Academy Awards are trying to embrace mixing it up more. The thing about the Oscars over the years has been the fact that it has become slightly predictable when it comes to selecting winners for the top awards that felt more about… Read More

REVIEW: Little Italy

Deliciously cute, Donald Petrie’s film is as heartwarming  as it is funny – making it a recipe for success.  It would be fair to say that it is difficult to get a good romantic comedy right these days, to get that perfect combination between comedy, likeable characters and a fresh idea for romance to sweep audiences away is not easy to do. Although Little Italy doesn’t always get it right comedy wise… Read More

NEWS: A Star is Born Tops the Official Film Chart

The Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper film has debuted in  the number one spot on this week’s Official Film chart. The hit musical drama which is nominated for eight Oscars has hit the charts in the number one position and in doing so matches the height of the Motion Picture Cast Recording for the film which reached Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart and has so far spent a total of 15… Read More

NEWS: Best-Selling Romantic Comedies List Unveiled

The Official Charts have confirmed the top selling romantic  comedy films of all time available on DVD and Blu-ray.  10. Mr & Mrs Smith: this 2005 film starring Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie combines action with romance when a married couple experiencing problems in their relationship also encounter professional problems when they are assigned to killing each other. 9. The 40-Year-Old Virgin: Steve Carell stars as Andy Stitzer, who (as the title suggests)… Read More

First Impressions of…Aladdin

A new trailer for Disney’s upcoming live action remake  of Aladdin has been released. LLLC’s Emma Clarendon  shares her thoughts… As one of the many live action remakes that we can expect from Disney this year, Aladdin is definitely up there in terms of the films that I’m most looking forward to seeing this year. Filled with hints of the magic that is to be expected from the film, this new trailer… Read More