A New York Winter’s Tale (2014) Review

Not really sure where to start about this film as it has quite a few different things going on and rather confusing throughout. You won’t ever really be sure what is happening.

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Country Strong (2010) Review

Kelly Canter is a big country music singer and is battling her demons of alcohol to make a big comeback for her fans. Beau and Chiles are rising stars and open for the star on her tour. But is everything really as it seems in all of the relationships especially with Kelly’s husband James very closing involved as well.

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2014 – BAFTA Awards – Nominations

I’ve been very slow on the uptake this year so haven’t posted anything about awards season! So here are the nominations for tonights BAFTAs!

BEST FILM

  • 12 Years a Slave, Anthony Katagas, Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen
  • American Hustle, Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison, Jonathan Gordon
  • Captain Phillips, Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca
  • Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón, David Heyman

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

  • Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón, David Heyman, Jonás Cuarón
  • Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, Justin Chadwick, Anant Singh, David M. Thompson, William Nicholson
  • Philomena, Stephen Frears, Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward, Jeff Pope
  • Rush, Ron Howard, Andrew Eaton, Peter Morgan
  • Saving Mr Banks, John Lee Hancock, Alison Owen, Ian Collie, Philip Steuer, Kelly Marcel, Sue Smith
  • The Selfish Giant, Clio Barnard, Tracy O’Riordan

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Top 10 – Worst Films of 2013

These are the films I saw in 2013 … Caught up with a few via Netflix and Sky Movies. Don’t forget this is my personal opinion and mainly films I did not like/enjoy for what ever reason. I will try my best to explain exactly why they have made it onto this list! The main and first reason they have probably made it onto this list is probably because I got bored whilst watching it . . .

 

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Sony Pictures didn’t forget about me on Valentine’s Day!

Massive thank you to my friends over at Sony Pictures for the lovely big box of goodies which arrived on my doorstep yesterday morning. So at least I can say that I got something for the dreaded single’s awareness day also known as Valentine’s Day! As you can see from the photo above it certainly had plenty of good things and was linked in with Friends with Benefits!

Out of the Furnace (2013) Review

Russell Baze works hard and is totally in love with his girlfriend Lena. His father is dying though and his younger brother Rodney struggles with gambling and the pressure of being in the army. Russell keeps bailing him out with money to John Petty. Everything comes crashing down around Russell though when he kills a woman and her child while drink driving and is sent to prison. Read More »