Tag: movie

The Revenant (15)

Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson, Paul Anderson,  Brad Carter. Reviewed by Matt Adcock (@Cleric20 on Twitter) “As long as you can still grab a breath, you fight. You breathe … keep breathing.” Revenant: a person who has returned, especially supposedly from the dead … which makes the title of this […]

American Sniper (15)

Director: Clint Eastwood Cast: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner, Ben Reed, Elise Robertson, Keir O’Donnell, Marnette Patterson, Jake McDorman “There are 3 types of people in this world. Sheep, wolf and sheepdogs. If hatred appeared at the door of a sheep they would not know how to protect themselves. The predators use violence to […]

Chef (15)

Reviewed by Matt Adcock Director: Jon Favreau Cast: Jon Favreau, Emjay Anthony, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, Robert Downey Jr., Oliver Platt, Dustin Hoffman Quote: “I get to touch people’s lives with what I do and I love it and I want to share this with you.” On the menu today… Starter: Decent anticipation […]

X-Men: Days of Future Past (12a)

Reviewed by Matt Adcock Director: Bryan Singer Cast: Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Halley Berry, Nicholas Hoult, Ellen Page, Shawn Ashmore, Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Daniel Cudmore, Fan Bingbing, Adan Canto, Evan Peter Quote: “There is a new enemy out there: mutants. You need a new weapon for this war…” […]

Gravity movie

Check out our Movie study resource: ‘Cinemania’ here…  The movie opens with a breathtaking shot of the earth viewed from space. The scene lasts for ten minutes without a single cut. Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney) is an experienced astronaut on his last space mission. He is accompanied by Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock), who has had […]

Flight movie

Check out our Movie study resource: ‘Cinemania’ here…  Last week we ran a competition with Damaris Trust to win ‘red carpet’ tickets to the movie premiere of ‘Flight’ starring Denzel Washington. The question was: What’s your favourite place you’ve ever visited on a plane, and why? And the winning answer: “Heathrow. For 10 years while […]