Film Features

Mark Wahlberg: Master of the everyman biopic

Mark Wahlberg: Master of the everyman biopic

To celebrate the release of PATRIOTS DAY on Blu-ray and DVD June 26, we take a look at Mark Wahlberg’s most celebrated performances within stories that highlight the unimaginable bravery that ordinary people can demonstrate.
Unearthed: The bizarre and brilliant gems of new wave Mexican cinema

Unearthed: The bizarre and brilliant gems of new wave Mexican cinema

The turning point for the modern Mexican horror genre occurred in 1993, when a certain Guillermo Del Toro burst onto the scene with his inventive and brilliantly creepy film Cronos. Del Toro, along with the likes of Alfonso Cuarón and Alejandro G Iñá...
From TRON to Hell or High Water: The best of cinema's dude, Jeff Bridges!

From TRON to Hell or High Water: The best of cinema's dude, Jeff Bridges!

Jeff Bridges seems to have been around forever, but has undoubtedly improved with age like a fine wine. Bridges secured his first major role in The Last Picture Show in 1971 but did not pick up his first Academy Award until 2009 for Best Actor in Crazy...
Liam Neeson's career hits from dramatic lead to modern day action hero

Liam Neeson's career hits from dramatic lead to modern day action hero

Now considered one of Hollywood’s leading action stars, Liam Neeson wasn’t always the go-to man for high-octane thrills. His big breakthrough was in Steven Spielberg’s war drama Schindler’s List which he followed with everything from political...
Cinema's top cats: A purrfect collection of feline film favourites

Cinema's top cats: A purrfect collection of feline film favourites

A furry caper for all the family, NINE LIVES takes audiences on a journey of self-discovery, and reminds us all who and what really matters just in time for the Christmas season. With an award-winning cast, impressive CGI animation, and feline wit, cat...
Check out this delightful Audrey Hepburn style guide INFOGRAPHIC!

Check out this delightful Audrey Hepburn style guide INFOGRAPHIC!

Ahhh, Audrey Hepburn - the definition of cinematic grace and style (as well as being a vastly underrated dramatic actress). Thanks to our friends at The Rug Seller, we're thrilled to share with you an Audrey Hepburn style guide infographic for any of...
Check out the home entertainment TRAILER for The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years!

Check out the home entertainment TRAILER for The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years!

Get your own backstage pass with The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years, on Blu-ray, DVD & 2 Disc Special Edition from November 21st. The Special Edition has 100 mins of extras including; unseen interviews with Paul and Ringo, five rarely...
Watch TRAILER: Check out the first look at Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 2!

Watch TRAILER: Check out the first look at Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 2!

Following the runaway success of Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel’s sequel to the sci-fi action franchise starter sees the Guardians fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Check out...
Revving up cinema: What is the best car film of all time?

Revving up cinema: What is the best car film of all time?

New research by comparethemarket.com has revealed the best and worst car films of all time.
WATCH: Epic 2-minute film celebrating the unseen heroes of the film industry

WATCH: Epic 2-minute film celebrating the unseen heroes of the film industry

Brothers and Sisters is back in cinemas with a new epic spot for Pearl & Dean celebrating the unseen heroes of the film industry.
Deepwater Horizon - real events seen on screen

Deepwater Horizon - real events seen on screen

To celebrate the release of Deepwater Horizon, based on the true story of the devastating 2010 incident and starring Mark Wahlberg, Kate Hudson, Dylan O’Brien, Gina Rodriguez, Kurt Russell and John Malkovich, we’ve taken a look at some of the greatest...
From Green Room to Misery: The Best Claustrophobic Thrillers

From Green Room to Misery: The Best Claustrophobic Thrillers

Most film fans will admit to reveling in the glory of siege thrillers. Who doesn’t somewhat sadistically enjoy sitting comfortably, watching those on screen suffer the horrific, claustrophobic stuff of nightmares? In homage to all films that have incidentally...
Saul Bass: 20 Iconic Film Posters (book review)

Saul Bass: 20 Iconic Film Posters (book review)

You know when you're looking at a Saul Bass design (or someone ripping him off). The deceptively simple style, the direct focus, the twisted shapes, the solid colours, the striking fonts, the fact that you've been staring at it for way too long as the...
Eye in the Sky - for real: The greatest drone photography captured from above

Eye in the Sky - for real: The greatest drone photography captured from above

To celebrate the release of Entertainment One’s Eye in the Sky released on Blu-ray and DVD from 15th August, a film that questions the incredibly topical implications of modern drone warfare, we take a look at some of the coolest photography taken...
Check out the trailer for Batman: The Killing Joke here!

Check out the trailer for Batman: The Killing Joke here!

Starring Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill, Batman: The Killing Joke arrives on Blu-rayTM, DVD & Steelbook on August 8, is available on EST from July 26 and comes to Vue Cinemas for one night only July 25.
Tale of Tales: Great cinematic fairytales without happy endings

Tale of Tales: Great cinematic fairytales without happy endings

Tale of Tales tells the story of a bitter quest of a Queen, two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, and a King that marries his daughter off to an ogre. These tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile and stars Salma...
Check out this incredible infographic all about THE REVENANT!

Check out this incredible infographic all about THE REVENANT!

With the Best Picture Oscar winning modern masterpiece The Revenant arriving on DVD and Blu-ray from June 6th, now's a perfect time to look at the film's facts and figures in a fantastic infographic.
GoT a good thing going: Fan favourite Game of Thrones characters revealed!

GoT a good thing going: Fan favourite Game of Thrones characters revealed!

With the added bonus of the show now being ahead of its source material, nobody knows exactly what lies ahead. Even though we’ve loved and lost many of our favourite characters, we wanted to find out who GoT fans will be getting behind this season....
Creed: The Rocky legacy by the numbers

Creed: The Rocky legacy by the numbers

As the Oscar nominated Rocky sequel Creed steps out of the ring and to Blu-ray everywhere, let's take a look at the modern classic's stats by the numbers...
The Ninth Configuration

The Ninth Configuration

Catch 22 meets Shutter Island, William Peter Blatty's The Ninth Configuration is as deranged and as brilliant as that mash-up promises.

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