Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – The Great Rupert

Each year the Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar takes a look at the perhaps lesser-known Christmas films. The ones that we don’t make a point of re-watching each year as festive tradition. With that in mind this year the Calendar, with slight inspiration from last year’s selection of The Curse Of The Cat People, delvesContinue reading “Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – The Great Rupert”

Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – The Man Who Came To Dinner

Each year the Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar takes a look at the perhaps lesser-known Christmas films. The ones that we don’t make a point of re-watching each year as festive tradition. With that in mind this year the Calendar, with slight inspiration from last year’s selection of The Curse Of The Cat People, delvesContinue reading “Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – The Man Who Came To Dinner”

Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – We’re No Angels

Each year the Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar takes a look at the perhaps lesser-known Christmas films. The ones that we don’t make a point of re-watching each year as festive tradition. With that in mind this year the Calendar, with slight inspiration from last year’s selection of The Curse Of The Cat People, delvesContinue reading “Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – We’re No Angels”

Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – Desk Set

Each year the Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar takes a look at the perhaps lesser-known Christmas films. The ones that we don’t make a point of re-watching each year as festive tradition. With that in mind this year the Calendar, with slight inspiration from last year’s selection of The Curse Of The Cat People, delvesContinue reading “Alternative Christmas Film Advent Calendar 2021 – Desk Set”

Keeping The Projectors Rolling: The Future Of Cinemas Post-Pandemic

“The movies” While it became something of a meme across Twitter in the build-up to Fast And Furious 9 the sentiment within Vin Diesel’s simple, two word expression is hard to argue with. There’s truly nothing like the cinematic experience. The large-scale visuals; explosions and sweeping landscapes, the roar (or perhaps silence) of the speakers,Continue reading “Keeping The Projectors Rolling: The Future Of Cinemas Post-Pandemic”

Oscar Predictions 2021

This year’s Academy Awards are possibly the most unpredictable in years. While we’re used to a surprise or two in each ceremony this year could be like no other. In the constantly changing landscape of Academy votership and nominees this year has produced a diverse range of nominees unlike any other. The race seems toContinue reading “Oscar Predictions 2021”

What Will Win Best Picture? 2021

In an awards season like no other, the 2021 Best Picture Oscar race has thrown in a number of, what many have claimed to be, unconventional nominees. With this in mind, and the year that we’ve just had, this year’s competition might not be as close as some people might initially think. Here, as withContinue reading “What Will Win Best Picture? 2021”

Oscars 2021 – What I’d Vote

With the Oscar ballot deadline having gone by and the ceremony a matter of days away many people and sources – including myself – are setting in their final predictions. And so, until then here’s my personal favourites in each of this year’s categories, along with why I’d vote for them – in the almostContinue reading “Oscars 2021 – What I’d Vote”

Just A Little Bit Random Audience Top Ten Best Films Of 2020

After a year of chaos and mostly comfort watches it seems that there was still plenty of room for viewings of new releases. Whether a rare big screen viewing or one of the many streaming and PVOD releases (all done by UK release date) there was a lot to enjoy within 2020, and your votesContinue reading “Just A Little Bit Random Audience Top Ten Best Films Of 2020”