In this episode of More Movies Weekly, Greg and Dave discuss Respect (2021), the American biographical musical drama film based on the life of American singer Aretha Franklin. Directed by Liesl Tommy, the film stars Jennifer Hudson as Franklin, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, and ...

West Side Story (1961) is a musical romantic drama directed by Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise and stars Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, George Chakiris, Rita Moreno and Russ Tamblyn. Based on William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet, West Side Story was written by Arthur Laurents and first performed as a ...

Perhaps one of the most influential and important American filmmakers of all time, John Ford is widely considered to be the director’s director. It is easy to see the impact that Ford made on younger filmmaker’s like Steven Spielberg, David Fincher and Quentin Tarantino, as well as his contemporaries such as Akira Kurosawa and even the ...

The Black Cauldron (1985) is the Disney animated dark fantasy adventure film, directed by Ted Berman and Richard Rich, that almost destroyed the future of Disney's animation department. ...

Born in Düsseldorf, Germany in 1945, Wim Wenders is a filmmaker, writer and photographer who has directed a large volume of feature films and documentaries, and much like his contemporary Werner Herzog, he is considered to be one of the major players of the New German Cinema movement. He has won many awards and accolades ...

In this episode of More Movies Weekly, Greg and Dave discuss Class of 1984 (1982), the crime action exploitation film directed by Mark L. Lester, starring Perry King, Michael J. Fox and Roddy McDowall. They also discuss Letitia Wright's injury on Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022), casting on The Expendables ...

The Green Knight (2021) is a fantasy adventure drama film that was written, co-produced and directed by David Lowery. It stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan, Sarita Choudhury and Ralph Ineson. The Green Knight is based on the 14th Century poem Sir Gawain ...

Arguably Taiwan’s most notable artistic export to the west, Ang Lee has risen to become one of the world’s most well-respected and eclectic filmmakers of the modern age. Starting out in his native country making such notable films as Pushing Hands (1991), The Wedding Banquet (1993) and Eat Drink Man ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week between 30th August - 5th September. ...

In this episode of More Movies Weekly, Greg and Dave discuss CODA (2021), comedy-drama film that follows a hearing teenage girl who is a child of deaf adults, Beverly Hills Cop 4 (2022) going into production, the latest news on Spider-Man No Way Home (2021), Tom Cruise filming on Mission ...

Rope (1948) is a classic psychological crime thriller, directed by the great Alfred Hitchcock, the second of Hitchcock’s “limited setting” films. The film starts with two brilliant young art students Brandon and Phillip, played by John Dall and Farley Granger. They are in their Manhattan penthouse apartment, strangling to death ...

Akira Kurosawa is one of the world’s most renowned and celebrated filmmakers. With 30 films in his back catalogue, produced during a career spanning six decades, this Japanese master is undoubtedly one of the most influential film directors of all time. His notable fans include Hollywood heavyweights such as Francis Ford ...

Read our article which covers some interesting facts about the History of Film for the week between 23rd - 29th August. ...

In this episode of More Movies Weekly, Greg and Dave discuss Pig (2021), the American drama film co-written and directed by Michael Sarnoski in his directorial debut starring starring Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff and Adam Arkin. They also discuss the best films they have watched so far in 2021, both ...

Enter The Ninja (1981) is a martial arts action-adventure film starring Franco Nero, Susan George and Sho Kosugi and directed by Menahem Golan, who, together with his cousin Yoram Globus owned the Cannon Group. ...