This week we take a look at an American Master, a true “Godfather” of the New Hollywood era and a modern giant of cinema. Francis Ford Coppola was born on this date April 7th in 1937 in Detroit, Michigan. His musician father was a successful arranger and musical director who ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week between 5th April and 11th April ...

Check out a brand new epsiode of our podcast More Movies Weekly. In the second episode we discuss Indiana Jones 5, Space Jam 2 and much more ...

We give our thoughts on The United States vs Billie Holiday (2021), the films that follows the FBI targeting Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, "Strange Fruit." ...

As with many great filmmakers, Chicago-born Michael Mann was inspired by his early experiences of cinema, in particular the movie Dr. Strangelove (1964) directed by Stanley Kubrick lit a fire within him. A creative fire that would burn throughout an illustrious career which began in television and consistently ascended into ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week between 29th March - 4th April. ...

Check out a brand new epsiode of our podcast More Movies Weekly. In the second episode we discuss the Snyder Cut, talk about an X-rated version of Mrs. Doubtfire and much more ...

Zack Snyder's Justice League often referred to as the "Snyder Cut", is a director's cut of the 2017 Justice League film. ...

Weird Science (1985) is a classic John Hughes comedy that fits right into the zeitgeist of the coming of age teen films of 1980s Hollywood. ...

How does the colour blue make us feel? Are we bound to have a strong reaction to seeing red? Does green represent fertility or envy? Colour in cinema has a myriad of utilities, both practical and artistic. Colour can be associative, representing a character or a time-frame, it can be ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week between 22nd - 28th March. ...

Check out our brand new podcast More Movies Weekly. In the first episode Greg and Dave discuss the Academy Award nominations for the forthcoming 2021 Oscars ceremony as well as chatting about the all new Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021), Avatar (2009) and all the stuff we’ve been up to ...

Even though I consider myself to be reasonably well versed in 1970s cinema, particularly that produced by the so-called New Hollywood movement, I had never gotten around to watching Francis Ford Coppola’s The Conversation until just the other day. This intricate and unassuming movie is easy to miss and lurks ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week of March 15th to March 21st. ...

We’ve picked out 9 Powerful Movies About Motherhood for you to check out on Mother’s Day. Whether you watch something with your Mother on this special day or want to see something different to celebrate, there is something here for everyone. We’ve picked out 9 hidden treasures that you may ...