Alien 4K: This time its my birthday
Mar01

Alien 4K: This time its my birthday

Alien clings on like an immortal limpet on the escape shuttle of cinematic history. It returns again and again whether in successful sequels or newly minted, as now in 4K glory for cinematic release.

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That Good Night  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
May10

That Good Night (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

If you know the Dylan Thomas poem from which That Good Night takes its title, it’s no spoiler to tell you that it is about a man dying.  

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BFI to host Sir John Hurt season
Jun26

BFI to host Sir John Hurt season

At a special memorial event on Sunday 25 June, BFI CEO Amanda Nevill announced that BFI Southbank will host a film and television season dedicated to BFI Fellow Sir John Hurt, who died in January.

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The Naked Civil Servant (15) | Home Ents Review
Jun05

The Naked Civil Servant (15) | Home Ents Review

Issuing from a time before gay sexual identities were set in stone, culturally speaking, The Naked Civil Servant’s restrained and nuanced approach to its larger-than-life hero has aged well, offering today a tightly drawn perspective on gay culture back then.

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