Dir. Christopher Nolan, US, 2014, 169 mins Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn Review by Jay Mamtora A Christopher Nolan venture is usually less of a film and more of an event. Be it Memento, the Dark Knight trilogy, Inception et al, most of his works win critical hosannas and are regarded as cult, path-breaking films. His Interstellar is ambitious, […]
Film critic James King meets Interstellar star Matthew McConaughey at the BFI IMAX for the film’s European Premiere. As anticipation for Nolan’s intergalactic masterpiece reaches boiling point, this IMAX featurette provides a sneak peak of the film’s Ranger ship, now on display at the Waterloo venue. McConaughey explains in his own words, why you absolutely […]
The European Premiere of Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar takes place tomorrow night at 6pm (Wednesday 29th October) in London’s Leicester Square. You can join the live stream showing all the action from the red carpet including the world-first fully interactive 360 degree camera. Those expected to attend include cast members Matthew McConnaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain […]
Offbeat comedy Gold, which is currently doing the rounds in festivals around the world, has already drawn comparisons with Alexander Payne and Wes Anderson. If the title makes you think of a thrills and spills adventure looking for richness, hot money and the like, you might want to reconsider which kind of treasure we are […]
Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage. The latest official trailer for Interstellar – In UK Cinemas November 7
The 86th Academy Awards have taken place at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Talk show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres hosted the Oscars ceremony for a second time. ‘’12 Years a Slave” won the best picture Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday night, for the first time conferring Hollywood’s top honor on the work of a black director.
Mainstream met indie at the Independent Spirit Awards on Mar. 1. Established stars like Matthew McConaughey went up against less known actors like Brie Larson. So was it a day for the underdogs, or did the favorites at the Oscar precursor? Find out below! 2014 Spirit Awards Winners — Full List Best Feature: 12 Years a Slave Best […]
Matthew McConaughey has seldom been stronger than in this true story about a straight electrician and rodeo rider called Ron Woodroof who in 1986 contracted HIV. It was a time when AIDS was considered a gay disease. Given 30 days to live and frustrated by a paucity of US government-approved drugs, he takes matters into his own hands
The Hollywood Award sesaon that kick-started with the Golden Globes, continues with the Screen and Actors Guild Awards (SAG Awards) that recognises outstanding performances in film and primetime television. Let’s see who all have have been able to grab the statuette this year. Here’s the complete list of winners of the SAG Awards 2014 Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture:American Hustle Outstanding Female […]
There are many good things about this gloriously cynical black comedy, which is based on the memoirs of crooked Wall Street broker Jordan Belfort. During the 1980s and 90s Jordan lived the high life, indulging his taste for sports cars, drugs and hookers, all funded by the glitzy company he created to sell fraudulently inflated stocks.