Bruce Dern lights up Alexander Payne’s black and white masterpiece as a boozy and cantankerous old dreamer who hits the road with his son in search of a million dollars. more
Homefront is the new revenge thriller directed by Gary Fleder and written by Sylvester Stallone. The film stars Jason Statham, James Franco, Kate Bosworth, Winona Ryder and is out in UK cinemas tomorrow (December 6th). more
When we hear the word ‘epic’ in relation to cinema, we tend to think of grand spectacle, of widescreen vistas and battle sequences. It’s rare that we see ‘epic’ encapsulated in the form it is in Abdellatif Kechiche’s mesmeric relationship odyssey Blue is the Warmest Colour. more
Although Disney’s films have long concerned themselves with princesses, Frozen is the studio’s first film with a woman in the director’s chair. Jennifer Lee, who also wrote the film, directs here alongside Chris Buck, in what turns out to be a thoroughly pleasant, if fairly formulaic, entry in Disney’s ever expanding canon. more
Netflix’s breakthrough original programming, House of Cards, premieres season 2 on Valentine’s Day 2014, although they don’t give too much away with this first teaser. Suitably mysterious, the teaser is little more than a silhouette of Robin Wright, but rest assured things will get interesting from the off. As Francis (Spacey) and Claire (Wright) continue their ruthless rise to the top, threats are starting to mount on all fronts as a binge of new House of Cards episodes will offer an alternative evening’s entertainment come release date. All 13 episodes from House of Cards: Season 2 will be available to stream on Netflix from Valentine’s Day 2014.
The latest in a long line of stellar singles, after rooting around in his garage, a kid make a day of it in the video for Flight Facilities’ Stand Still. Directed by Dave Ma, make sure you stick around for the end credits, they full of just as much fun as the kid’s dancing jive down the street.
To celebrate the release of Romanian drama Child’s Pose from StudioCanal, out on DVD and download on December 16th, we’re giving you the chance to win one of two copies for yourself. more