Posts tagged "film"
Review: Gravity

Review: Gravity

What a stomach spinning 91 minutes. After waiting almost a month since the U.S. release for Alfonso Cuarón’s, Sandra Bullock hurdling Gravity to hit UK cinemas, I am happy with the finished product. Cuarón seems to have been on a seven year hiatus since his 2006 smash hit Children of Men, but the wait has...
Review: Captain Phillips

Review: Captain Phillips

After the misstep that was 2010’s Green Zone, Paul Greengrass is back on form with Captain Phillips, a mostly successful thriller that features stellar lead performances from Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi. Best known for directing The Bourne Supremacy and The Bourne Ultimatum, Paul Greengrass has made his mark directing modern, gritty and high-octane action...
Adventure Film Festival Comes to Falmouth

Adventure Film Festival Comes to Falmouth

Here in Cornwall we’re blessed with a wealth of opportunities to get outside and be active. From surfing to kayaking, mountain biking to slacklining, there is always loads going on. If you’re one of those who take part in these activities already or even if you don’t but would like to one day, you may...
Review: The Hangover Part III

Review: The Hangover Part III

We first met ‘The Wolfpack’in 2009 when they headed to Las Vegas for a stag-do that they wouldn’t forget. The jokes were extreme, the characters were hilarious and it was a comedy that was unique in it’s own crude kind of way. We were all expecting great things when the Hangover Part II was released,...
Hottest New British Film to Premier in Cornwall

Hottest New British Film to Premier in Cornwall

Cornwall Film Festival will be premiering the “hottest new British film release”, Summer In February at The Savoy Cinema, Penzance on 3rd June and The Poly, Falmouth on 4th June. Metrodome Distribution will stage the adaptation of Jonathan Smith’s 1995 acclaimed novel in Cornwall 11 days before it is set to release in the UK...
The Place Beyond the Pines

The Place Beyond the Pines

Many people have criticised Ryan Gosling for playing the same character from Drive in several films since, and have even gone so far as to call The Place Beyond the Pines (from Blue Valentine director Derek Cianfrance), “Drive with motorbikes.” And while the first third of the film is similar to Drive, the majority of...