Elvis (2022) Review

A look into the early life of Elvis Presley, his rise to super stardom and the troubles along the way. All of which is very much linked to his manager Colonel Tom Parker. Caught in a trap . . .

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Oscars 2022: Red Carpet – Kodi Smit-McPhee

Best actor in a supporting role nominee Kodi Smit-McPhee gone for a lovely pale blue suit.

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – MARCH 27: Kodi Smit-McPhee attends the 94th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood and Highland on March 27, 2022 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Oscars 2022 – Nominations

The big one for awards season! I don’t care what anyone says I still love the Oscars and really do like to see the films I love (and didn’t so much) create conversation on films! The 94th Academy Awards!

Here are the 2022 nominations!

Best Picture

Belfast
CODA
Don’t Look Up
Drive My Car
Dune
King Richard
Licorice Pizza
Nightmare Alley
The Power of the Dog
West Side Story

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BAFTA Film Awards 2022 – Nominations

Here we have the nominations for the 2022 BAFTA Film Awards!

BEST FILM

BELFAST Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik, Tamar Thomas

DON’T LOOK UP Adam McKay, Kevin Messick

DUNE Mary Parent, Cale Boyter, Denis Villeneuve

LICORICE PIZZA Sara Murphy, Paul Thomas Anderson, Adam Somner

THE POWER OF THE DOG Jane Campion, Iain Canning, Roger Frappier, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman


OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

AFTER LOVE Aleem Khan, Matthieu de Braconier

ALI & AVA Clio Barnard, Tracy O’Riordan

BELFAST Kenneth Branagh, Laura Berwick, Becca Kovacik, Tamar Thomas

BOILING POINT Philip Barantini, Bart Ruspoli, Hester Ruoff, James Cummings

CYRANO Joe Wright, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Guy Heeley, Erica Schmidt

EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Jonathan Butterell, Peter Carlton, Mark Herbert, Tom MacRae

HOUSE OF GUCCI Ridley Scott, Mark Huffam, Giannina Scott, Kevin J Walsh, Roberto Bentivegna, Becky Johnston

LAST NIGHT IN SOHO Edgar Wright, Tim Bevan & Eric Fellner, Nira Park, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

NO TIME TO DIE Cary Joji Fukunaga, Barbara Broccoli, Michael G. Wilson, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Phoebe Waller-Bridge 

PASSING Rebecca Hall, Margot Hand, Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker

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Awards: Golden Globes 2022 – Nominations

The nominations for the 2022 Golden Globes which won’t have any actual live ceremony this year and no starts in attendance!

Film

Best film – drama
Belfast
CODA
Dune
King Richard
The Power of the Dog

Best film – musical or comedy
Cyrano
Don’t Look Up
Licorice Pizza
tick, tick … Boom!
West Side Story

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The Power of the Dog announced as BFI London Film Festival 2021 American Express Gala

Campion’s sumptuous new film about a charismatic yet brutal rancher stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons and Kodi Smit-McPhee.

The Power of the Dog (2021) © Courtesy of Netflix/See-Saw Films

The 65th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express is delighted to announce that this year’s American Express Headline Gala will be The Power of the Dog, directed by Oscar and Palme d’Or winning filmmaker Jane Campion. The film will receive its UK premiere on Monday 11 October at LFF gala venue the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, with Campion expected to attend along with key cast. 

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