Movie Features

14 November 2016

Great Films Based On True Life Events

This November a moving true life story is coming to cinemas screens; directed by Amma Asante, and staring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike, A United Kingdom tells the incredible true ...

4 November 2016

The Leading Women in 90s Films Where Hip Hop Stars Crossed Over to the Big Screen

Female First always likes to shine a spotlight on the leading ladies in film. After all, without them, we'd miss out on some of the most memorable moments film has ...
4 November 2016

10 times Samuel L Jackson delivered the perfect one-liner!

Samuel L Jackson may not be the King of the jungle in his latest film to hit the shelves this week, The Legend of Tarzan out now on Blu-ray and ...
28 October 2016

Top 10 scary movies for Halloween

By Mike Duin from Roku It's official! Halloween has officially become the third most celebrated day of the year. After Christmas and Easter, the temptation to dress up and carve ...
19 October 2016

Top 6 Idris Elba Roles

From Hollywood blockbusters like Prometheus to everyone's favourite detective in Luther, British actor Idris Elba has come a long way from his small roles in the likes of 2point4 Children ...
18 September 2016

The Interview: Mageina Tovah - Hux Star and Director - We Get Up Close

The stoy so far After winning multiple awards, Hux, directed by and starring Mageina Tovah will screen at Raindance Film Festival. \Hux, longing to connect, rebels against the lonely isolation of ...

18 September 2016

Passengers - Autumn Preview

The science fiction genre has been a very strong one in the last couple of years and Passengers is set to be another unmissable film when it is released in ...
17 September 2016

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - Autumn Preview

It was in December last year when Star Wars fever once again swept the globe as Star Wars: The Force Awakens hit the big screen and was a massive critical ...

16 September 2016

Must-See Spy Movies

You cannot beat a good spy film and we have been treated to a whole host of them over the years - there really have been some classics. We take ...
16 September 2016

Moana - Autumn Review

We have already been treated to a Disney film this year as Zootropolis was met with critical acclaim and grossed over $1 billion at the box office. It is not ...

15 September 2016

The Best Coming of Age Films

'The age or occasion when one formally becomes an adult' - Coming of age is the often dramatic, challenging or amusing journey to adulthood. A 'rite of passage' that ...

15 September 2016

Top 9 Unmissable 2017 Movies

We have already cast an eye over some of the 2017 blockbuster films that we cannot wait to see and now we look at some of the other movies that ...

15 September 2016

The Light Between Oceans - Autumn Preview

There are a whole host of terrific filmmakers around and the moment and Derek Cianfrance really is one of them. It is always exciting when a Cianfrance is on the ...
14 September 2016

Movies Celebrating Their 40th Anniversary in 2016

1976 was a great year for movies because there really was something for everyone, from sports films, to political thrillers, horror movies to great biopics. Hard to believe that all ...
14 September 2016

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Autumn Preview

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a movie that we have been talking about all year and will return audiences to J.K. Rowling's world of wizards and magic. ...
13 September 2016

BrOTHERHOOD - Gritty London In Cinema

Contemporary British urban cinema only really reached the mainstream thanks to the widely successful KiDULTHOOD, created by the talented Noel Clarke. With this sub-genre now one of the most consistently ...
13 September 2016

BrOTHERHOOD - Best Out Of Three

It is a rare surprise with sequels when the third time's a charm. Forget lazy filmmaking; with the back story and characters well established, and the right people in place ...

13 September 2016

Top 5 Must-See Renee Zellweger Movies

Renee Zellweger is back on the big screen this week as she reprises the title role in Bridget Jones's Baby. It was back in 2004 when we last saw her ...
13 September 2016

The Accountant - Autumn Preview

In the last few years, Ben Affleck really has turned himself into a Hollywood heavyweight - both in front of and behind the camera. And he is set to return ...
12 September 2016

Movies Celebrating Their 15th Anniversary in 2016

Do you remember which films you were watching and enjoying back in 2001? Hard to believe, but those movies are already fifteen years old. We take a look back at ...
12 September 2016

Female Directors To Watch At This Year’s Raindance Festival

It's that time of year again, when we get the chance to delve into the best of independent cinema! The 24th Raindance Film Festival is upon us and this year ...

12 September 2016

Doctor Strange - Autumn Preview

We have already seen big critical and commercial success of Marvel this year and this autumn we are going to see Doctor Strange introduced to audiences for the first time. ...
11 September 2016

Se7en - From The Vault

Brad Pitt is an actor who has enjoyed a career that has already spanned thirty years and starred in some of Hollywood's biggest and best movies. But when I look ...
11 September 2016

Inferno - Autumn Preview

We are huge fans of Tom Hanks here at FemaleFirst and Inferno is one of two movies that we are going to see him star in this autumn. Inferno is ...
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