Disenchanted starts production

News | Clare Brunton | 17.05.21
The long awaited sequel to Enchanted, Disenchanted, has started production

Hotel Transylvania 4 Transformia trailer released

News | Clare Brunton | 17.05.21
Sony Pictures Animation has released the trailer for the fourth and final instalment of the Hotel Transylvania series, Hotel Transylvania 4: Transformania

New network GREAT! launches in the UK

News | Clare Brunton | 17.05.21
New free-to-air entertainment network GREAT! launches on the 25th May

Mortal Kombat heads to DVD and Blu-ray in July

News | Simon Brew | 17.05.21
The brand new Mortal Kombat film is coming to DVD, Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray this coming July – more details here

Frank Darabont sounds off on Hollywood over film he can’t get moving

News | Dan Cooper | 17.05.21
Frank Darabont is unhappy with Hollywood, claiming he can’t even get a film made with the name value of Kubrick and Ridley Scott attached

First trailer for Snake Eyes: GI Joe Origins lands

News | Dan Cooper | 17.05.21
The GI Joe spin-off film Snake Eyes has launched a typically action-packed trailer featuring lots of fisticuffs

Two new names added to Indiana Jones 5’s cast

News | Dan Cooper | 17.05.21
The cast for the untitled fifth film in the franchise has been further rounded out, with Boyd Holbrook and Shaunette Renee Wilson signing up

Peter Rabbit 2: a sequel, and an upgrade

Review | Simon Brew | 17.05.21
The second Peter Rabbit film is funny, and a notable improvement on the first: here’s our review

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

News | Simon Brew | 17.05.21
A glimpse at upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release dates until November 2021 – here’s what’s arriving and when
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4K Ultra HD Blu-ray: upcoming UK releases and dates

News | Simon Brew | 17.05.21
As the format continues to slowly gain traction – here’s our regularly-updated list of upcoming 4K UK disc releases

Cineworld reaches new deals with Disney and Universal

News | Clare Brunton | 14.05.21
Cinema chain Cineworld has reached exhibition deals with both Disney and Universal as they gear up to reopen screens on Wednesday

First word of Wes Anderson’s new not-a-Western, shooting this summer

News | Brendon Connelly | 14.05.21
Wes Anderson will be making a new film this summer – and first details of it have just come to light

Shang-Chi, Free Guy to receive shortened theatrical windows

News | Dan Cooper | 14.05.21
Disney confirms that both Shang-Chi & The Legend Of The Ten Rings and Free Guy will be getting exclusive theatrical releases

Trailer released for The Sparks Brothers, Edgar Wright’s documentary

News | Dan Cooper | 14.05.21
Catch the trailer for Edgar Wright’s latest film, his documentary The Sparks Brothers, ahead of its July release

Enola Holmes 2 confirmed by Netflix

News | Dan Cooper | 14.05.21
Millie Bobby Brown’s sibling sleuth will return alongside Henry Cavill’s Sherlock Holmes for an Enola Holmes sequel, it’s been confirmed

The $40m Marlon Brando movie in the 90s, that fell apart with just 25 minutes filmed

News | Simon Brew | 14.05.21
Marlon Brando, Johnny Depp and John Hurt all headed to a small Irish village in the summer of 1995 – and they’d be leaving sooner than expected

Kaitlyn Dever action thriller No One Will Save You has a very risky screenplay

News | Brendon Connelly | 14.05.21
The new Kaitlyn Dever-headlined action thriller has a little bit of a twist to it (which we’re not going to spoil)

Film Quiz Fridays: Pierce Films

News | Mark Harrison | 14.05.21
It’s Friday and that means it’s time for 30 more film quiz questions, including a round on the works of Brosnan, Pierce Brosnan

Podcast: in conversation with writer/director Will Gluck: Peter Rabbit 2, Easy A, Annie and more

Podcast | Simon Brew | 14.05.21
In a special episode of the Film Stories podcast, Simon is joined by writer and director Will Gluck They talk about his new film, Peter Rabbit 2, and having to wait an extra year for its release

Space Jam heading to 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray this summer

News | Simon Brew | 14.05.21
Warner Bros will be releasing Space Jam on 4K disc, ahead of the debut of the second film over the summer

Sony’s Cinderella heading to Amazon in September

News | Dan Cooper | 14.05.21
Sony’s planned summer release for its new Cinderella movie is off, as it sells the film to Amazon’s Prime Video service

Pink to be subject of new music documentary: trailer

News | Simon Brew | 14.05.21
P!nk: All I Know So Far is heading to Amazon Prime Video in May – and we’ve now got a trailer for it too

British movie podcast of the week: Eavesdropping at the Movies

Feature | Em McGowan | 14.05.21
Our podcast recommendation of the week looks to capture those conversations you get on the way out of a cinema – more here

Jungle Cruise to debut in both cinemas and Disney+ premier

News | Clare Brunton | 13.05.21
Jungle Cruise will be releasing simultaneously on Disney+ Premier as well as in cinemas it was announced today

Kathryn Hahn latest to join Knives Out 2

News | Clare Brunton | 13.05.21
Kathryn Hahn adds her name to the growing cast of Knives Out 2

The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard full trailer released

News | Clare Brunton | 13.05.21
A full trailer for The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard has been released ahead of it’s June release date

Spiral: From The Book Of Saw review – the games return

Review | Simon Brew | 13.05.21
The new Saw film tries to do one or two slightly different things with the franchise, whilst not straying too far: here’s our Spiral review

Batman Forever: just how ‘dark’ can The Schumacher Cut be?

News | Dan Cooper | 13.05.21
The existence of the Batman Forever Schumacher Cut has been confirmed, and we can’t help but wonder just what a tonal change is contained within

New Scream movie is a ‘fresh franchise’, not a reboot, remake, sequel

News | Dan Cooper | 13.05.21
Don’t throw your studio executive buzzwords at the new Scream film, or Courteney Cox will soon set you straight

Edge Of Tomorrow 2’s budget likely to stop it getting made

News | Simon Brew | 13.05.21
Emily Blunt casts fresh doubt on whether we’ll ever get that promised sequel to Edge Of Tomorrow

Girl, starring Bella Thorne: trailer, release details

News | Simon Brew | 13.05.21
A new thriller by the name of Girl features Bella Thorne and Mickey Rourke – and it’s heading to UK release at the end of this month

Joel Coen’s The Tragedy Of Macbeth heading to Apple TV+

News | Dan Cooper | 13.05.21
Joel Coen’s upcoming Macbeth movie is heading to Apple’s streaming service – but is still set to get a theatrical release too

Janelle Monae joins the ensemble cast for Knives Out sequel

News | Dan Cooper | 13.05.21
Another day, another Knives Out casting announcement: this time, Janelle Monae has been added to the ensemble of the upcoming sequel

The Forever Purge: new trailer, release details

News | Simon Brew | 13.05.21
Here’s your first look at The Forever Purge, unless you already happened to watch the same trailer on another website

The big films lining up for the return of cinema

News | Andrew Moodie | 13.05.21
With cinemas re-opening, Andrew wonders if new releases like Peter Rabbit 2 and Fast And Furious 9 will reignite the cinema industry
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Films to watch on BBC iPlayer right now (and when they’re leaving the service)

News | Em McGowan | 12.05.21
Who needs Netflix and Prime? Turns out that BBC iPlayer has a terrific collection of films to watch – here’s our fully updated list

Seth Rogen recalls the oddest of meetings with Nicolas Cage

News | Dan Cooper | 12.05.21
Apparently, having Nic Cage pitch to you is as intense an experience as you’d expect – at least according to Seth Rogen

Trailer lands for The Protege, from Casino Royale director

News | Dan Cooper | 12.05.21
Micheal Keaton, Maggie Q & Samuel L Jackson feature, in a movie directed by Casino Royale and GoldenEye’s Martin Campbell

People Just Do Nothing: Big In Japan trailer

News | Simon Brew | 12.05.21
Heading to cinemas in August is the People Just Do Nothing movie – and here’s the first trailer for it

John Krasinski signs first-look deal with Paramount

News | Dan Cooper | 12.05.21
A new deal should resolve the alleged issues between Paramount Pictures and the director of A Quiet Place Part II

Ant-Man And The Wasp: Quantumania heading to UK

News | Simon Brew | 12.05.21
The shoot of the third Ant-Man movie will be taking place in the UK, with pre-production reportedly already underway on the movie

Am I a bad film fan for being scared of the cinema?

News | Clare Brunton | 12.05.21
As cinemas are reopening, I find myself questioning whether my fear of returning means I need to denounce my film lover status