Category Archives: Movies

Watch Brotherhood Trailer

Noel Clarke is set to return to the director’s chair at the end of the summer with new film Brotherhood, which follows on from the success of Kidulthood and Adulthood in recent years.

As well as being back in the director’s chair, Clarke has also penned the film’s screenplay and will reprise the central role of Sam Peel.

The brand new trailer for the film has arrived and we have it for you to take a look at:

Brotherhood is the fourth directorial outing for Clarke, who has brought us Adulthood, and The Anomaly. He is an exciting filmmaking talent and it is exciting to see him back in the director’s chair.

He has brought together another great cast as Steven Cree, Olivia Chenery, Tonia Sotiropoulou, Jason Maza, Nick Nevern, Adjoa Andoh, Arnold Oceng, and Ashley Thomas are all on board.

Brotherhood follows Sam as he faces up to the new world after Adulthood and realises it also comes with new problems and new challenges.

Sam knows that to survive he must face his issues head on, and knows he will require old friends to help him survive new dangers.

Brotherhood is released 29th August.

Swallows and Amazons Official Trailer

Swallows and Amazons is a beloved book by Arthur Ransome and a new adaptation is heading to the big screen this summer.

The movie marks the feature film directorial debut for Philippa Lowthorpe, who is no stranger to the director’s chair with TV series such as Jamaica Inn and Call the Midwife already under her belt.

Check out the brand new trailer, which is promising to be a swashbuckling adventure for all the family. Take a look:

The movie is a mix of established star as well as up and coming talent as Kelly Macdonald, Andrew Scott, Rafe Spall, and Jessica Hynes are all going to star.

Swallows And Amazons follows four children dreaming of escape from the tedium of a summer holiday in the Lake District with their mother. When finally given permission to camp on their own on a remote island in the middle of a vast lake, they are overjoyed.

But when they get there they discover they may not be alone… As a desperate battle for ownership of the island ensues, the real dangers of an adult world on the brink of war encroach on their paradise in the form of a mysterious pair of Russian spies hot on the tail of the enigmatic Jim Turner.

As the sleepy British summer is turned on its head, the children must learn skills of survival, responsibility, and the all-important value of friendship. Steeped in the wonder of a child’s imagination and set against the breath-taking backdrop of the Lakes, this is an exhilarating adaptation of a treasured classic.

Swallows and Amazons is released 19th August.

The BFG New Featurette

There’s not long to wait now until The BFG finally hits the big screen – it is set to be one of the must-see movies of the summer.

The BFG is a new live-action adaptation of the much-loved Roald Dahl book and sees Steven Spielberg back in the director’s chair.

In this brand new featurette, Spielberg and actor Mark Rylance talk about how they brought the title character to life:

The movie sees Rylance reunite with Spielberg for what will be their second film project together; their first bring Bridge of Spies, for which Rylance won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar.

The BFG is the exciting tale of a young London girl and the mysterious Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country.

The BFG is released 22nd July.

Ghostbusters: Meet The Characters

Melissa McCarthy has already had box office success this summer and she is set to return to the big screen with Ghostbusters.

Yes, the new Ghostbusters film is almost upon us and McCarthy is joined on the cast list by Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones.

And you can meet these brand new characters in a series of great new featurettes:

Chris Hemsworth, Charles Dance, and Michael Kenneth Williams complete the cast list while Paul Feig is in the director’s chair.

Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, Ghostbusters is back and fully rebooted for a new generation.

Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting elements that made the original franchise so beloved with a cast of new characters, played by the funniest actors working today. Get ready to watch them save the world this summer!

Ghostbusters is released 11th July.

Independence Day: Resurgence Latest Clip

We have already been treated to a couple of great clips for Independence Day: Resurgence… and now we have another to share with you.

There’s less than two weeks to go until Independence Day: Resurgence hits the big screen and it is set to be one of the biggest films of the summer.

Liam Hemsworth is one of the big new additions to the cast list and you can see him in action in this great new clip. Take a look:

There are plenty of new faces to watch out for as Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, and Sela Ward are all on board.

Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner are the returning stars as they reprise their roles of David Levinson, President Whitmore, Julius Levinson, Jasmine, and Dr. Brakish Okun.

There’s also a familiar face in the director’s chair as Roland Emmerich returns to the helm.

We always knew they were coming back. After Independence Day redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an unimaginable scale.

Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defence program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force.

Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction.

Independence Day: Resurgence is released 23rd June.

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie – Brand New Featurette

There is excitement growing around the release of Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie as Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley return as Edina and Patsy for the first big screen outing.

A brand new featurette for the film has been released which takes us behind the scenes. The featurette includes some never before seen moments as well as interviews with Jennifer, Joanna, and some of the film’s great cameo stars – Kate Moss, Emma Bunton, Gwendoline Christie, and more!

Jennifer and Joanna are not the only familiar faces on the cast list as Julia Sawalha, Jane Horrocks and June Whitfield are also back as Saffy, Bubble, and Mother.

Appropriate for their big screen debut, Edina and Patsy are still oozing glitz and glamour, living the high life they are accustomed to; shopping, drinking and clubbing their way around London’s trendiest hotspots.

Blamed for a major incident at an uber fashionable launch party, they become entangled in a media storm and are relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi. Fleeing penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera, they hatch a plan to make their escape permanent and live the high life forevermore!

In true Ab Fab style, the cast will be joined by a host of A-list stars from the acting, music and fashion worlds.

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie is released ast July.

The Legend Of Tarzan – Wilderness Trailer

Tarzan is set to return to the big screen this summer as Alexander Skarsgård will take on the title role in The Legend of Tarzan.

The movie is based on the character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs and sees David Yates back in the director’s chair for the first of his two films to be released this year.

An all-star cast has been assembled for the film as Skarsgård is joined by Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson, John Hurt and Djimon Hounsou.

The brand new trailer for the film has arrived for you to take a look at:

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan (Skarsgård) left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane (Robbie) at his side.

Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Leon Rom (Waltz). But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash.

The Legend Of Tarzan is released 6th July.

Suburra First Trailer

Stefano Sollima is set to return to the director’s chair this June with his new film Suburra.

Suburra is only the second feature film for Sollima – coming four years after making his debut with A.C.A.B. in 2012 – but he is best known for his work on television series Gomorrah.

The movie will be released at the end of the month and the first trailer for the film has been unveiled. Take a look:

The movie is based on the novel by Giancarlo De Cataldo and Carlo Bonini and they have teamed up with Sandro Petraglia and Stefano Rulli to pen the film’s screenplay.

Hidden in the shadows of the Colosseum, the Suburra district was the criminal underbelly of Ancient Rome, home to the city’s darkest secrets. In modern times, crime and corruption has spread deep inside the city where everything – even the priesthood – can be bought for a price.

Suburra takes place over seven days leading up to an ‘Apocalypse’ as a former crime boss, known as ‘Samurai’, is instructed by corrupt Mafia families to use his influence to help turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas.

Elsewhere, after a night of excess leads to a young girl’s death, politician Filippo Malgradi (Pierfrancesco Favino) becomes pivotal in a chain of events which see him drawn into a web woven by Samurai.

As the countdown to the ‘Apocalypse’ draws to a close, secrets are quickly unravelled as increasingly powerful gangsters become caught in the crossfire. As the city begins to crumble, all those involved must choose to sink or tread water by betraying those closest to them.

Suburra is released 24th June.

The Conjuring 2 – Redefining Horror Featurette

The Conjuring 2 is the horror films of 2016 that I have been looking forward to the most and there’s not long to go until it hits the big screen.

The movie sees James Wan back in the director’s chair for his first feature film Fast & Furious 7 last year.

Wan is nos stranger to the horror genre with the likes of Saw, Insidious, and The Conjuring already under his belt… I can’t wait to see what he delivers this time around.

In this new featurette Wan talks about the film and the horror genre – take a look:

The Conjuring sees Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson reprise the roles of Lorraine and Ed Warren while Franka Potente, Maria Doyle Kennedy, David Thewlis, and Frances O’Connor are also on board.

Reprising their roles, Oscar nominee Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson star as Lorraine and Ed Warren, who, in one of their most terrifying paranormal investigations, travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

The Conjuring 2 is released June 13th.

Precious Cargo Trailer

Bruce Willis is back on the big screen this summer as he leads the cast in new action/thriller Precious Cargo.

Precious Cargo marks the feature film directorial debut of Max Adams and comes eight years since the short film of the same name.

The film is set to be released in July and the brand new trailer for the film has been released:

Willis takes on the central role of Eddie and is joined on the cast list by Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Claire Forlani and John Brotherton.

After a botched heist, Eddie, a murderous crime boss, hunts down Karen, the seductive thief who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems.

But when the job goes down, allegiances are betrayed and lines are crossed as Jack, Karen, and Eddie face off in a fateful showdown.

Precious Cargo is released in cinemas and on digital platforms July 15th 2016.