• Look Out For… February

    February may be the shortest month, but we’re certainly not short of great film releases. Denzel Washington and Daniel Day-Lewis give Oscar-nominated performances as a shy lawyer in Roman J. Israel, Esq. and an obsessive 1950s dressmaker in Phantom Thread, respectively. Of course, if awards-bait isn’t your thing, Helen...
  • Hollywood Puts on a Brave Face in Light of a Truly Dark Year

    The nominations are in, and now throughout Hollywood speeches are being written, falsely gracious losing faces practised, probably even somewhere red carpets dry-cleaned. And yet this year’s ceremony will take place in the light of what can only be described as a truly earth-shattering year for the industry. The...
  • Oscar Nominations 2013

    The nominations for the 2013 Academy Awards have been announced. Ceremony host Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone revealed 11 of the 24 categories live this morning in the US. As it stands, Lincoln, Life of Pi, Les Misérables and Silver Linings Playbook have the most nominations. Steven Spielberg’s presidential biopic Lincoln is...