Suspiria

Director: Luca Guadagnino Starring: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth, Chloe Grace Moretz, Jessica Harper, Angela Winkler, Alek Wek, Elena Fokina, Malgosia Bela Written by: David Kajganich, (based on characters created) Dario Argento and Daria Nicolodi Running Time: 152 mins Cert: 18 Release date: 16th November 2018 When word came out that Dario Argento’s seminal…

Widows

Director:  Steve McQueen Starring: Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki, Cynthia Erivo, Colin Farrell, Brian Tyree Henry, Daniel Kaluuya, Jacki Weaver, Liam Neeson, Robert Duvall Written by: Gillian Flynn, Steve McQueen and (based on ‘Widows’) Lynda La Plante Running Time: 129 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 6th November 2018 It’s been five years since British…

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Directors: Lasse Hallstrom and Joe Johnston Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Ellie Bamber, Matthew Macfadyen, Richard E. Grant, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Misty Copland Written by: Ashleigh Powell, (suggested by the short story “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King”) E.T.A. Hoffman and (suggested by the “Nutcracker Ballet”) Marius Petipa Running Time: 99 mins…

Bohemian Rhaspody

Director: Bryan Singer (and Dexter Fletcher) Starring: Remi Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joe Mazzello, Aidan Gillen, Allen Leech, Tom Hollander, Mike Myers Written by: (also story) Anthony McCarten and (story) Peter Morgan Running Time: 134 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 24th October 2018 I was very fortunate to be at Wembley Stadium…

Halloween

Director: David Gordon Green Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, James Jude Courtney, Nick Castle, Haluk Bliginer, Will Patton, Rhian Rees Written by: David Gordon Green, Danny McBride, Jeff Fradley, (based on the characters created) John Carpenter and Debra Hill Running Time: 106 mins Cert: 18 Release date: 19th October 2018 It is…

A Star Is Born

Director: Bradley Cooper Starring: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Andrew Dice Clay, Sam Elliott, Anthony Ramon, Dave Chappelle, Alec Baldwin, Marlon Williams, Brandi Carlile Written by: Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper, Will Fetters, (based on a story) William A. Wellman, Robert Carson, (based on the 1954 screenplay) Moss Hart, (based on the 1976 screenplay) John Gregory Dunne,…

Venom

Director: Ruben Fleischer Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Reid Scott, Jenny Slate, Peggy Lu, Sope Aluko, Wayne Pere Written by: Kelly Marcel, (also story) Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, (Marvel’s Venom Character created) Todd McFarlane and David Michelinie Running Time: 112 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 3rd October 2018 It now seems that almost…

Night School

Director: Malcolm D. Lee Starring: Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, Ben Schwartz, Rob Riggle, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Taran Killam, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Romany Malco. Written by: Kevin Hart, Harry Ratchford, Joey Wells, Matthew Kellard, Nicholas Stoller and John Hamburg Running Time: 111 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 28th September 2018 Earlier this year we had the adult…

Crazy Rich Asians

Director: Jon M. Chu Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Awkwafina, Harry Shum Jr, Ken Jeong Written by: Peter Chiarelli, Adele Lim and (based on the novel) Kevin Kwan Running Time: 120 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 14th September 2018 When a film gets so much press attention as Crazy…

The Predator

Director: Shane Black Starring: Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keenan-Michael Key, Sterling K. Brown, Thomas Jane, Alfie Allen Written by: Shane Black, Fred Dekker, (based on the characters created) Jim Thomas and John Thomas Running Time: 107 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 12th September 2018 Out of all the franchises around, Predator…

The Nun

Director: Corin Hardy Starring: Demian Bichir, Taissa Farmiga, Jonas Bloquet, Bonnie Aarons, Ingrid Bisu, Charlotte Hope, Sandra Teles, August Maturo Written by: (also story) Gary Dauberman and (story) James Wan Running Time: 96 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 7th September 2018 Fans of The Conjuring may remember the mentioning of a demonic nun which pops…

Searching

Director: Aneesh Chaganty Starring: John Cho, Debra Messing, Joseph Lee, Michelle La, Dominic Hoffman, Sara Sohn, Connor McRaith, Briana McLean Written by: Aneesh Chaganty and Sev Ohanian Running time: 102 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 31st August 2018 With technology and social media now as part of our lives as eating and drinking, it would…