Film Preview – The Imitation Game

First still of Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing in The Imitation Game

Benedict Cumberbatch has developed a reputation for playing both literary characters and real-life people on the silver screen. He's already tackled the likes of William Pitt the Younger, author Alexander Masters and Van Gogh, not to mention his - rather terrifying - transformation into Julian … [Read more...]

Film preview: Before I Go to Sleep

UK poster for Before I Go to Sleep, the adaptation of S.J. Watson's debut novel

It's turning out to be a vintage year for thriller adaptations, with Gone Girl hitting cinemas this autumn and this adaptation of S.J. Watson's debut novel coming out just before it. Before I Go to Sleep, released in 2011, told the story of a woman suffering from anterograde amnesia. Which means she … [Read more...]

5 Films To See This Autumn

Katniss returns to the arena in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

With Katniss Everdeen returning to the arena, the mighty Thor wielding his hammer once more and a certain dragon menacing Bilbo Baggins, you can bet that this autumn will be chock-full of brilliant films. Here's your guide to five must-sees of this autumn. … [Read more...]