(Published on Lost In The Multiplex and in the April edition of Sage) Rating: Written and directed by Eran Creevy, Welcome To The Punch is a British thriller that follows detective Max Lewinsky (James McAvoy) who, along with his partner Sarah (Andrea Riseborough) and scarred by his failure to bring down his nemeses, is given […]
(Published on Lost In The Multiplex) Based on the 2004 book written by David Mitchell, and written and directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski and Tom Tykwer, Cloud Atlas intertwines six subtly interconnected stories, spanning from the 19th century to a post-apocalyptic future. The film follows lawyer Adam Ewing (Jim Sturgess) who is travelling on […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Director Bryan Singer has been thinking in 140 characters or less again this week as he tweets yet another set picture from his upcoming sequel X-Men: Days of Future Past as production on the film approaches closer. Recently using the social media site to break some of the casting […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) A new image has been released for Gavin Hood‘s Ender’s Game this week, an adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s novel of the same name. From a script Hood has adapted himself, the film is set in the near future and follows a young strategist, Ender Wiggin (Asa Butterfield), who […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Currently making the awards rounds for his latest film Silver Linings Playbook and with the recent news that he’s set to direct the actress again in his next project, director David O. Russell is now planning a third film with The Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence, as Russell is […]
This month sees the release of the new international trailer for Neil Jordan’s vampire horror-thriller Byzantium, and it’s looking a lot better than you might have first imagined. Adapted from Neil Gaiman’s novel, The Graveyard Book, and scripted by Moira Buffini (Jane Eyre) from her own stage play, the film follows Gemma Arterton and Saoirse […]
(Written for Lost In The Muliplex) With the release of the first trailer for Derek Cianfrance‘s The Place Beyond The Pines recently, we now have a set of new images from the film. Starring Ryan Gosling in the lead role, the film follows a motorcycle stunt rider who turns to robbing banks as a way […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Fox Searchlight has released a batch of new images for director Park Chan-wook’s English-language debut, Stoker, this month. With an interesting and somewhat promising leading trio, the film tells the story of a young girl, India (Mia Wasikowska), whose Uncle Charlie (Matthew Goode) comes to live with her and […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) The first two images for Lars Von Trier’s upcoming erotic drama Nymphomaniac, have been released this month, not giving a lot away but enough to make audiences curious. Split into eight flashbacks, the film will tell the story of Joe (played by Von Trier regular Charlotte Gainsbourg), recounting her […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) The cast for Jake Platrow’s upcoming futuristic thriller Young Ones is shaping up quite nicely, as Nicholas Hoult, Michael Shannon, Elle Fanning, and Kodi Smit-McPhee join the ensemble this week. Centring on a 14-year-old boy who is forced to use his wits to survive, Young Ones is set in […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) 2015 is already shaping up to be a pretty big year for film, with release dates already pencilled in for The Avengers 2, Justice League, Ant-Man, Star Wars: Episode VII, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. News this week confirms that Fox’s Fantastic Four reboot is set to […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Set to star in this month’s Bin Laden drama Zero Dark Thirty and in next year’s anticipated adaptation of The Great Gatsby, Joel Edgerton is the latest to join the cast of Lynne Ramsay’s upcoming western, Jane Got A Gun.
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Producer of the upcoming Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy sequel, Eric Fellner, has confirmed that work on the project is already underway this week. Following up from director Tomas Alfredson’s surprisingly successful adaptation of the John le Carre spy novel Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, which grossed over $80 million and […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) Guillermo del Toro and Paul Williams have teamed up to make a staged musical production of Pan’s Labyrinth, it has been reported this week. Pan’s Labyrinth, directed by Del Toro and originally released in 2006, is a Spanish-language fantasy horror/drama that follows a young stepdaughter of a sadistic army […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) From the director and producer of many of Sacha Baron Cohen’s alter-ego’s work, this week we have a new trailer for Dan Mazer’s feature directorial debut, with the British rom-com I Give It A Year. Starring Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids) and Rafe Spall (Anonymous) in the leads, the film focuses […]
(Bi-weekly feature written for Lost In The Multiplex) As the year draws closer to its end, the new trailers for the beginning of 2013 have started rolling in. From giants to witches, to parasitic alien souls and illusionist con-men, the new year looks set to bring us some fantastic films.
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) A couple of weeks ago we had the first trailer for zombie romance Warm Bodies, while this week we have a brand new trailer for another film set to star Skins actor Nicholas Hoult in the lead role, with director Bryan Singer’s Jack the Giant Slayer.
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) This month we have an interesting new trailer for The Host, an adaptation of Twilight author Stephenie Meyer’s sci-fi romance. Directed by Andrew Niccol, the new trailer does a great job of setting up the film’s plot, which is about the survival of love and the human spirit in […]
(Written for Lost In The Multiplex) A new trailer and several new images have been released for Sam Raimi’s upcoming fantasy adventure, Oz: The Great And Powerful, this week, and they are certainly very impressive. Discovering the origins of L. Frank Baum‘s classic children’s novel, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the film is a prequel […]
(Bi-weekly feature written for Lost In The Multiplex) With Halloween coming and going during this week’s feature, we have a couple of zombie trailers to take your fancy today. With more from the likes of Elijah Wood scalping girls, Anne Hathaway singing her heart out, and some hilarious minion madness, there’s certainly a bit of […]