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Daily Archives: February 11, 2016

We are currently living in what many people refer to as a golden age of comic book movies which is good news, as long as you like comic book movies. Our summers are now dominated by characters lifted from the pages of DC or Marvel Comics as well as the lesser known publications and a majority of the time the… Read more »

11 February 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Though he was already nominated for an Oscar for his supporting performance in Cinderella Man, and though he is in a number of big-budget movies seen by a huge amount of people, Paul Giamatti is still a seriously underrated actor. His ability to incorporate different characters (even though he is usually cast as villainous ones) is uncanny, and he’s such… Read more »

11 February 2016 | Features, Film Lists

There is an almost ethereal power that lighting has in film. No other technical aspect of filmmaking can radically change the mood and tone of a narrative with a slight modification. A alteration of shadows, a focus of light, a usage of a different light temperature, and the entire atmosphere immediately transforms. In this respect, lighting is one of the… Read more »

11 February 2016 | Features, Film Lists

2015 was quite a year for British cinema. It saw such a wide multiplicity of movies being released, from westerns to war, romance and revenge as well as numerous thrillers of both the spy and science fiction variety. It wasn’t just within specific genres either, you could find every category of filmmaking throughout the year from the UK with massive… Read more »

11 February 2016 | Features, Film Lists