The Jungle Book (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
May11

The Jungle Book (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

Whether you mind if Disney continue to dig deep in its Aladdin’s cave of animated treasures for live action inspiration, fails to become a necessity within the first five minutes of Jon Favreau’s aping of the 1967 classic.

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With The Upcoming Release Of ‘The Gunman’, We Take A Look At Action Movies vs Real Life
Jul14

With The Upcoming Release Of ‘The Gunman’, We Take A Look At Action Movies vs Real Life

All good action movies need a hero you can rely on, and over the years, cinema has given us countless hard-men who are more than capable of looking after themselves and others. THE GUNMAN showcases a cast of tough guys who also happen to be wildly talented actors, including Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Ray Winstone and Idris Elba; and to celebrate the film’s home entertainment release, we’re taking a look at how some of Hollywood’s...

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Where the Buffalo Roam (18) | Home Ents Review
Jun20

Where the Buffalo Roam (18) | Home Ents Review

Dir. Art Linson, USA, 1980, 95 mins Cast: Peter Boyle, Bill Murray, Bruno Kirby, Rene Auberjonois, RG Armstrong Unfortunately, the youth of today mostly don’t know that counterculture hero Hunter S Thompson wasn’t just fictionalised on screen by Jack Sparrow himself, Johnny Depp; although I’m sure those of interest would be over-joyed to discover that ever-present counterculture hero Bill Murray actually played the man in this 1980...

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