TV and Streaming – Week Commencing 20th June 2021

The football has been a mixed bag of the good, the bad and the very boring (I’m looking at you, England!) while our Summer has come and gone, with days getting darker earlier from tomorrow, it’s best to stay indoors and watch a movie. Here are this week’s list of the picks. Stay safe, look…

Nobody

Director: Ilya Naishuller Starring: Bob Odenkirk, Aleksey Serebryakov, Connie Nielsen, Christopher Lloyd, Michael Ironside, RZA, Colin Salmon Written by: Derek Kolstad Running Time: 92 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 9th June 2021 This film has probably the most accurate tagline since “In space, no one can hear you scream!” The line is “Never underestimate a…

TV and Streaming Week Commencing 13th June 2021

The Euro 2020 have become the focal point for the next month. Along with the very warm weather, movie watching may be on the back burner. However, I will still be here with some recommendations, just for those who have little or no interest in football or sun. Stay safe, look after yourself and have…

TV and Streaming: Week Commencing 6th June 2021

With the weather being all unpredictable again and the news that holidays to far off countries are getting harder to achieve, how about just staying at home and watching a good movie or three. Here are this week’s collection for you to enjoy. Stay safe, look after yourself and have a great week! STREAMING AMAZON…

Dream Horse

Director: Euros Lyn Starring: Toni Collette, Damian Lewis, Owen Teale, Nicholas Farrell, Joanna Page, Siân Phillips, Peter Davison Written by: Neil McKay Running Time: 113 mins Cert: PG Release date: 4th June 2021 For years, British cinema was a staple for costume dramas and period pieces. But, since the late 90s, we have found that…

A Quiet Place Part II

Director: John Krasinski Starring: Emily Blunt, Cillian Murphy, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe, John Krasinski Written by: John Krasinski, (based on the characters created) Scott Beck and Bryan Woods Running Time: 97 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 4th June 2021 It’s not too often nowadays to find a film that doesn’t have a history, isn’t a…

Cruella

Director: Craig Gillespie Starring: Emma Stone, Emma Thompson, Joel Fry, Paul Walter Hauser, Mark Strong Written by: Dana Fox, Tony McNamara, (story) Aline Brosh McKenna, Kelly Marcel, Steve Zissis and (based upon the novel “One Hundred and One Dalmatians”) Dodie Smith Running Time: 134 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 28th May 2021 In a time…

TV and Streaming – Week Commencing 30th May 20201

It’s a Bank Holiday! A nice long weekend with fine weather. Barbeques will be a-blazing and as the lockdown has now eased, families will be out and about in pubs, parks and gardens across the land. Do we need a weekly round-up of movies inside? Of course we do! Those not sun-worshippers will need to…

Peter Rabbit 2

Director: Will Gluck Starring: James Cordon, Rose Byrne, Domnhall Gleeson, Elizabeth Debicki, Margot Robbie, Lennie James, David Oyelowo Written by: Will Gluck, Patrick Burleigh and (based on the characters and tales of “Peter Rabbit”) Beatrix Potter Running Time: 93mins Cert: U Release date: 17th May 2021 In 2018, a family film was released that I…

TV and Streaming – Week Commencing 23rd May 2021

Cinemas are now up and running again and it was such a pleasure to be back in one yesterday. It is perfectly safe and the cinema chains are doing their very best to make them safe. I do know there are those who still are not sure, so best to stay at home and watch…

TV and Streaming – Week Commencing 16th May 2021

The big day has come! Tomorrow we see the reopening of cinemas across most of the country, although some have decided not to open until Wednesday. Which means that we can go back into the dark and watch movies where they are supposed to be shown. Although, apart from the opportunity of seeing films that…

TV and Streaming – Week Commencing 9th May 2021

With just over a week before we can finally return to cinemas, the excitement as they start to announce their content for the first weeks are coming thick and fast. If you want to watch some of the films that have been shown on streaming services or rental, then you can on the big screen….