Peter Dinklage to star in Legendary’s Toxic Avenger reboot

News | Dan Cooper | 01.12.20
The 1980s cult hero The Toxic Avenger is returning in what looks like a big-budget contemporary reboot by Legendary Pictures

Trailer launches for Amazon period romance Sylvie’s Love

News | Dan Cooper | 01.12.20
Tessa Thompson-starring romance Sylvie’s Love will arrive this side of Christmas, and you can catch the trailer right here

National Theatre launches paid streaming service

News | Simon Brew | 01.12.20
You can now watch National Theatre streaming productions from the comfort of your own home, in exchange for a subscription fee

Help bring Kate & Jake to life

News | Simon Brew | 01.12.20
A new movie set in Liverpool needs £5000 of crowdfunding to get off the ground – and here’s how you can get involved

Justin Kurzel’s next project, Nitram, begins shooting

News | Dan Cooper | 01.12.20
Cameras have begun rolling on Justin Kurzel’s latest film, which follows on the heels of True History Of The Kelly Gang

The Witches getting DVD and Blu-ray release in December

News | Simon Brew | 01.12.20
Robert Zemeckis’ film of The Witches missed out on a cinema release, but will be heading to disc in time for Christmas it’s been confirmed

Red Dot: trailer for incoming Netflix thriller

News | Dan Cooper | 01.12.20
High-concept thriller Red Dot is set in the Swedish wilderness and looks like it might just be worth a watch – here’s the trailer for the film

The Shows Must Go On: full production of award-winning play Red now streaming

News | Simon Brew | 01.12.20
You’ve only got 48 hours if you want to catch Alfred Molina and Alfred Enoch in the award-winning Red, entirely free of charge

DVD and Blu-ray release dates confirmed: up to June 2021

News | Simon Brew | 01.12.20
A glimpse at upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release dates until February 2021 – here’s what’s arriving and when

Alex Garland announces a few details regarding his next project

News | Dan Cooper | 30.11.20
Following a prolonged period of working within the science-fiction genre, Alex Garland is heading in a different direction for his next planned film

Exclusive: Mark Kermode’s Secrets Of Cinema new series details

News | Simon Brew | 30.11.20
Here are the exclusive details, as Mark Kermode’s Secrets Of Cinema gets set for a new series, with filming starting this week

Marvel and Disney+ mark Chadwick Boseman’s 44th birthday with touching tribute

News | Dan Cooper | 30.11.20
Disney and Marvel update the opening to 2018’s Black Panther, in honour of the late Chadwick Boseman

John Williams, Ennio Morricone concerts get Blu-ray releases

News | Simon Brew | 30.11.20
Two upcoming Blu-ray releases promise to be of real interest to fans of film scores – more details right this way
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4K Ultra HD Blu-ray: upcoming UK releases and dates

News | Simon Brew | 30.11.20
As the format continues to slowly gain traction – here’s our regularly-updated list of upcoming 4K UK disc releases

Netflix’s Christmas films: ranking the 2020 releases as we see them

News | Amanda Keats | 30.11.20
We’re watching the new batch of Netflix Christmas movies as they arrive – and we’ll keep you posted as to which are worth a viewing

Doctor Who: first trailer for Revolution Of The Daleks

News | Simon Brew | 30.11.20
The Daleks return this Christmas to Doctor Who – here’s the trailer for Revolution of The Daleks to prove it

Producer of Princess Diana film clarifies post-Brexit stance on British actors

News | Dan Cooper | 27.11.20
Following an online furore, an explanation has arrived to make clear an upcoming production’s stance on hiring British actors for the role of young Prince William

The Prom: trailer lands, and Netflix release details

News | Dan Cooper | 27.11.20
The upcoming music and comedy-filled exploration of LGBTQ+ relationships in a conservative Indiana town – The Prom – will debut next month

Contagion star Jude Law was warned during filming that a pandemic was imminent

News | Dan Cooper | 27.11.20
Jude Law has been chatting about making 2011’s Contagion, and the warning he was given during shooting the film

The Glass Man trailer: Andy Nyman and Neve Campbell star

News | Simon Brew | 27.11.20
After spending way too long stuck in limbo, the acclaimed thriller The Glass Man is finally getting a release in December – here’s the trailer

Uncle Frank review: Paul Bettany excels in new drama

Review | Film Stories | 27.11.20
From Six Feet Under and American Beauty writer Alan Ball comes the new drama Uncle Frank – here’s our review

The Shows Must Go On: watch An American In Paris for free

News | Simon Brew | 27.11.20
This weekend, watch a full stage musical production of An American In Paris absolutely free – but you only have 48 hours to do so

How Clash Of The Titans helped derail the 3D revolution

News | Simon Brew | 27.11.20
In the aftermath of Avatar’s release, studios suddenly tried to jump aboard the 3D bandwagon whether ready or not – and Clash Of The Titans went first

Film Quiz Friday: Once More, With Feeling…

News | Mark Harrison | 27.11.20
Play the music, light the lights, and let’s begin this week’s film quiz, which includes 30 questions on movies, musicals, and more

British movie podcast of the week: The Movie Bunker Podcast

Feature | Em McGowan | 27.11.20
In our weekly spot where we recommend an independent UK movie podcast, here’s why The Movie Bunker is worth your time

Godzilla Vs Kong may skip cinemas and go straight to streaming

News | Dan Cooper | 26.11.20
It looks like the upcoming Goliath versus Goliath showdown may be appearing on smaller screens than were originally anticipated

2012 is getting an Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray release in the UK

News | Simon Brew | 26.11.20
Roland Emmerich’s blockbuster disaster movie 2012 is heading to 4K Ultra HD disc in the UK in January, it’s been revealed

Boxing Day: UK’s first Christmas romcom with an all-black cast starts filming

News | Simon Brew | 26.11.20
Aml Ameen makes his directorial debut with a brand new Christmas film, Boxing Day, that’s now started filming in the UK

Chancellor announces plans to replace parts of EU funding pot for UK films

News | Dan Cooper | 26.11.20
A budgetary outline has been announced by the government that will shape the future of the UK’s independent film production sector

Extraction 2 is set to film in 2021

News | Dan Cooper | 26.11.20
The wildly popular Netflix action movie Extraction is set for a follow up, with filming due to begin next year it’s been revealed

Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray Black Friday deals

News | Simon Brew | 26.11.20
Looking for some decent deals on Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray disc releases? We’ve rounded up a few for you right here

Wonder Woman 84 new release details finally confirmed

News | Dan Cooper | 26.11.20
Wonder Woman 84 will be heading to cinemas in the UK in December, it’s been absolutely confirmed

Cobra Kai – celebrating Netflix’s Karate Kid sequel series

News | Mark Harrison | 26.11.20
With Season 3 coming to Netflix next year, here’s a spoiler-lite look at how streaming sequel series Cobra Kai has modernised the Karate Kid franchise so far
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Films to watch on BBC iPlayer right now (and when they’re leaving the service)

News | Em McGowan | 25.11.20
Who needs Netflix and Prime? Turns out that BBC iPlayer has a terrific collection of films to watch – here’s our fully updated list

Starburst magazine goes on hold until April

News | Simon Brew | 25.11.20
The brilliant Starburst magazine could really use your support right now – a few more details here

The original ‘dark’ hard-R version of Gremlins

News | Dan Cooper | 25.11.20
With a happy new Christmas movie on the way, Chris Columbus has been reflecting on some of his darker festive material, namely 1984’s Gremlins

Finding Jack Charlton review: a fitting tribute

Review | Simon Brew | 25.11.20
The life and work of Jack Charlton is remembered in the documentary Finding Jack Charlton – here’s our review

Criterion confirms its February 2021 UK releases

News | Simon Brew | 25.11.20
Charade, The Grand Budapest Hotel and The Ascent are all getting very special Blu-ray releases next February – details here

The Shows Must Go On: Shakespeare special

News | Simon Brew | 25.11.20
Stephen Fry, Sir Patrick Stewart, David Tennant and dozens more people tackle the sonnets of Shakespeare – and you can watch for free

The Airport movies are getting a Blu-ray box set

News | Simon Brew | 25.11.20
The four Airport disaster movies of the 1970s are heading to Blu-ray in January in the UK – more details right this way

Trailer arrives for Little Fish, release date announced

News | Dan Cooper | 25.11.20
Not to be confused with the 2005 Cate Blanchett film of the same name, upcoming sci-fi drama Little Fish has a trailer ahead of an early 2021 launch

Trailer: Life In A Year, starring Jaden Smith and Cara Delevingne

News | Dan Cooper | 25.11.20
Upcoming romantic drama Life In A Year will be arriving on Amazon’s streaming service this week, but you can get a quick glimpse right here