Another year has passed and we look back at 2021 in this special episode of The Movie Show. Greg and Dave discuss the classic festive film A Christmas Story (1983), movies they have watched this year, their Top 5 Films of 2021 and there’s also a movie quiz! Listen on ...

Spencer (2021) is a modern historical drama film which was directed by Pablo Larrain and stars Kristen Stewart, Timothy Spall, Jack Farthing and Sean Harris. The story of Spencer takes place at Christmas time in 1991 at the Sandringham Estate in the U.K. The main protagonist is Diana, Princess of ...

There are some festive films that don't make an impact. Obscure festive oddities that seem to go against the grain of what Christmas is all about and bring some of the weirdest tales you've ever heard to the screen. Most people won't know about this bizarre collection (luckily perhaps), so ...

Guest writer Mal Fisher discusses Jerry Goldsmith’s score for the excellent L.A. Confidential, noting the thematic similarities, both musical and subtextual to Leonard Bernstein’s score for On The Waterfront. 1954 saw the release of several great films: Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window and Dial M For Murder, and Edward Dmytrik’s The ...

Shutter Island (2010) is a modern day neo-noir psychological thriller directed by the great Martin Scorsese. The film's title is an anagram of "truths and lies", which is what the film is really about. ...

In this episode of the More Movies Weekly podcast, Greg and Dave discuss Finch (2021), the post-apocalyptic science fiction drama film directed by Miguel Sapochnik, starring Tom Hanks and his trusty dog and robot. ...

Strangers on a Train (1951) is a film noir, psychological thriller from master filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock. It's a demonstration of what Hitchcock did best, an exploration of human morality and it deserves its reputation as one of the greatest of all time. ...

Russian filmmaker Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky is rightly considered to be one of the very best directors who ever lived. Like one of his influences, Ingmar Bergman, he is known for his incredibly deep, visually arresting, thoughtful and artistic films. However, there are not very many of them. In fact, there are ...

In this episode of the More Movies Weekly podcast, Greg and Dave discuss Train to Busan (2016), the South Korean action horror film, directed by Yeon Sang-ho. ...

Simply put, Swedish filmmaker, writer and producer Ingmar Bergman is one of the most important artists of the 20th Century, particularly in regards to film. His skills as a writer and storyteller were developed at an early age, eventually leading to enrollment at Stockholm university where he studied art and ...

Logan’s Run (1976) is a sci-fi action adventure film directed by Michael Anderson and starring Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Richard Jordan and Peter Ustinov. Loosely based on the 1967 novel of the same name by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson, Logan’s Run is set in the 23rd century ...

In this episode of the More Movies Weekly podcast, Greg and Dave discuss two of cinemas latest releases in Dune (2021) and The French Dispatch (2021). ...

Dark, mysterious and centred around nefarious characters with dubious morals and questionable motives, film noir is one of the most respected and loved genres in all of cinema. Known for its frightening femme fatales, lascivious love triangles, dapper detectives and an ultra-cool monochrome aesthetic, film noir has had an incalcuable ...

Blade Runner 2049 (2017) is a neo-noir science-fiction film directed by Denis Villeneuve and a sequel to the cult classic Blade Runner (1982). ...

In this episode of More Movies Weekly, Greg and Dave discuss The Black Cat (1934), an American pre-Code horror film directed by Edgar G. Ulmer and starring Boris Karloff and Béla Lugosi . ...