Posts about 2017


Get Out: when life mirrors art

Simon Brew | 15th February 2019
Dan takes a look at Get Out‘s production and release, along with the strange ways in which the film was eerily prescient

Waterworld (1995) and Wonder (2017)

Simon Brew | 28th January 2019
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon looks at one of the 1990s’ most infamous blockbusters, and a winning adaptation of a recent bestseller

Contact (1997) and Captain Underpants (2017)

Simon Brew | 14th January 2019
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon looks at an ambitious studio sci-fi movie, and an animated feature that came to life in very difficult circumstances

Sneakers (1992) and Journeyman (2017)

Simon Brew | 30th December 2018
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon looks at two films that each took around a decade to made it to the screen