Tag: Film

Film Review: Louis Theroux: My Scientology Movie

Film Review: Louis Theroux: My Scientology Movie

| September 13, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish Director: John Dower Screenplay: John Dower Stars: Rob Alter, Tom Cruise, Paz de la Huerta Story: Louis documents his investigation into what goes on behind the scenes of the infamous church of Scientology. THE Church of Scientology is one of the most controversial religions of the 21st Century, and for many it is consider more […]

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Don’t Turn The Lights Out…

Don’t Turn The Lights Out…

| July 20, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish THE success of James Wan is no hidden secret. Ever since his debut with Saw (2004) he has since become a horror icon, delivering quality scares, especially with the internationally successful Conjuring series. This month he brings us another film, with his latest produced arm clinching and jump out of your […]

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Go Beyond With Star Trek

Go Beyond With Star Trek

| July 14, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish IT all began in 2009 when J.J. Abrams rebooted the beloved Star Trek series, bringing a fresh and modern approach whilst paying homage to the original series. The film became a success and this month we have the latest chapter that takes James T. Kirk, Commander Spock and the crew of […]

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Giveaway: Swiss Army Man

Giveaway: Swiss Army Man

| July 8, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish AS an advocate for film, I am nearly at terms with the non-existent term “original” within an industry full of sequels, remakes, adaptions and the comic book genre. Don’t get me wrong I love all of these genres but sometimes it is refreshing to see something so unheard it just has […]

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Mr Gaga: A Movement Like No Other…

Mr Gaga: A Movement Like No Other…

| June 30, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish Director: Tomer Heymann Screenplay: Tommer Heymann Cast: Ohad Naharin, Tzofia Naharin, Avi Belleli  Story: Ohad Naharin is one of the most prominent, innovative and productive choreographers in the world. The film follows Naharin between Japan, Holland, Sweden and Israel – through the … TO say this year has been a poor year in […]

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Film Review: Mr Gaga

Film Review: Mr Gaga

| June 20, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish Director: Tomer Heymann Screenplay: Tommer Heymann Cast: Ohad Naharin, Tzofia Naharin, Avi Belleli  Story: Ohad Naharin is one of the most prominent, innovative and productive choreographers in the world. The film follows Naharin between Japan, Holland, Sweden and Israel – through the … TO say this year has been a poor year in […]

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Giveaway: Now You See Me 2

Giveaway: Now You See Me 2

| June 16, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish THREE years ago director Louis Leterrier delivered a unique story, that re-imagined illusionists within a modern world. It was called Now You See Me, and this year the mysterious group return to present their second act… The first act was an astonishing presentation, that captivated audiences globally as it played with magic towards […]

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Welcome To Hot Docs…

Welcome To Hot Docs…

| June 15, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish EACH year Palace Cinemas continues the conversation of cinema by introducing outstanding film festivals, captivating worldy cultures, genres and independent films that embrace the beauty of cinematic art… This month we welcome Hot Docs, a festival that celebrates the “Outstanding and Outspoken” appreciation of documentaries as an art form. Brought to […]

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Film Review: The Nice Guys

Film Review: The Nice Guys

| May 28, 2016

Words by Ryan Grice  Director: Shane Black Screenplay: Shane Black and Anthony Bagarozzi Cast: Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe, Angourie Rice, Matt Bomer and Kim Basinger Synopsis: En Sabah Nur (Apocalypse), the world’s first mutant, comes out of a 3000+ year hibernation to wreak havoc on an unsuspecting earth and it’s up to the un-unified X-Men, young […]

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Film Review: X-Men: Apocalypse

Film Review: X-Men: Apocalypse

| May 21, 2016

Words by Ryan Grice Director: Bryan Singer Screenplay: Simon Kinberg & Bryan Singer Cast: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac and Rose Byrne Synopsis: En Sabah Nur (Apocalypse), the world’s first mutant, comes out of a 3000+ year hibernation to wreak havoc on an unsuspecting earth and it’s up to the un-unified […]

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