Category Archives: Going to the Pictures

The Great Gatsby

I finally went and saw The Great Gatsby at the pictures last night and I am glad that I did. First up, was it spectacular cinema?  What Baz Lurhmann film isn’t? Look at it this way, when you have more … Continue reading

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Hollywood Movie Data Machine Puts Bums On Seats

It had to happen.  Somebody who loves numbers invents a machine that can calculate exactly what ingredients determine a film’s success at the box office. Hollywood executives secretly love this, because they can use it to make more money. Screenwriters … Continue reading

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The Loneliest Planet

What is the loneliest planet?

This is a question which played by chance after watching writer/director Julia Loktev’s latest feature film, The Loneliest Planet. Continue reading

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SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are

SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are.

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SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED… But Laughs Are

It’s a quirky title, but the storytelling team behind this endearing off-beat comedy, Safety Not Guaranteed, take us on a ride into imaginative territory. Continue reading

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Welcome to No Bull Film Reviews

G’Day Possums, I am officially going to pull my finger out and start sharing some no bull film reviews with you, especially as I’ve seen some great films lately, take generally inconsequential interest in film reviews.  This will include films … Continue reading

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When European Cinema Doesn’t Shine

The only time I haven’t enjoyed the cinematic experience is the time a few years ago I convinced a couple of friends to see this Italian family draaaaaama where the characters did nothing but bitch, and fuck, and argue for the film’s duration. Continue reading

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