Amy Robinson

“A Star Is Born”: a cinematic masterpiece with an all-too-real message

“A Star Is Born”: a cinematic masterpiece with an all-too-real message

A Star Is Born follows a washed-up country singer and alcoholic, Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper), who comes across a struggling waitress, Ally (Lady Gaga), who has fallen victim to her own insecurities and suppression at the hands of her boss at the restaurant in which she works. Maine, after hearing Ally perform at a bar, […]

 Daniela Ralu Nastase

Preview: The Choice

Attention Nicholas Sparks fans: a new movie is released!  The production made by Ross Katz (Lost In Translation) has Teresa Palmer (Triple 9) and Benjamin Walker starring in the main roles. The plot starts with Gabby Holland (Teresa Palmer) moving in a small coastal town, next door to Travis Shaw (Benjamin Walker) and them getting into an […]

 Reece Pollock

Review: The age of Adaline “The movie is as timeless as Adaline”

Review: The age of Adaline “The movie is as timeless as Adaline”

From its premise The Age of Adaline, directed by Lee Toland Krieger, may seem like a fantasy filled romance in which the titular character’s ability to stay young for 8 decades is far-fetched. However the approach taken to explain Adaline Bowman’s (Blake Lively) magical age stopping miracle was far from anything magical. The intelligent scientific explanation […]

 Libby Bateman

Review: Suite Française

Review: Suite Française

Suite Française is set during the Nazi-occupation of France, in the rural small town of Bussy. Thankfully the story was narrated by Lucille (Michelle Williams), as otherwise it would have been a confusing story line and hard to follow. Looking at the film, without comparing it to the novel it was based on, it’s a refreshing […]

 Libby Bateman

Romantic drama Suite Francaise comes to cinemas today

Romantic drama Suite Francaise comes to cinemas today

Set in the 1940s during the German occupation of France, Suite Francaise is a story of the power of love and the tragedy of war and is based on the best-selling book by Irene Nemirovsky. The novel was written in France during the 1940s, but Nemirovsky’s death in Auschwitz prevented her from seeing the novel be […]