In Memoriam: 2017

In Memoriam: 2017


In Memoriam: 2017

  It is time for our annual rolecall of the men and women of the film industry we lost in 2017. It is always a sad thing to lose people whose talents we have loved and admired on screen, but we hope that you will take this also as an opportunity to rediscover their work, ..

Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers

Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers


Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers

  They say it is an honour just to be nominated, but for a small group of films that saying has been taken a bit too far. They have received an impressive number of nominations only to watch one winner after another announced and have had to, at the end of the night, go home ..

Moviegeek5: Roger Deakins

Moviegeek5: Roger Deakins


Moviegeek5: Roger Deakins

  Remember all the take around Oscar time 2017 about whether or not Leonardo DiCaprio would finally get the Oscar he deserved after six nominations? Well, one that got cheated of the golden statue yet again was the magnificent cinematographer Roger Deakins. His Oscar nomination for Blade Runner 2049 (2017) this year is his 14th ..

Moviegeek5: Romantic 1998

Moviegeek5: Romantic 1998


Moviegeek5: Romantic 1998

  When it comes to romantic movies, 1998 wasn’t half bad and has left us with some memorable movies to fall in love with again and again. Rom-com queens of the decade was primarily Meg Ryan, Sandra Bullock and Drew Barrymore, all of whom is represented here and all of whom has the charm needed ..

Moviegeek5: Jane Fonda

Moviegeek5: Jane Fonda


Moviegeek5: Jane Fonda

  The daughter of legendary star Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda was almost destined to movie fame form the beginning. Appearing next to her father in the theater world already in 1958, Fonda made her scree debut with Tall Story in 1960 and shot to fame with a string of movies in the 1960s, where she ..

Moviegeek5: The Nice List

Moviegeek5: The Nice List


Moviegeek5: The Nice List

  Christmas is family time, which is perhaps why so many Holiday movies are perfect for when the entire family wants to spend a couple of hours in front of a movie, the entire family can enjoy. That doesn’t mean there aren’t naughty Christmas movies too, even a Christmas Horror genre, but here we have ..

Moviegeek5: Miranda Otto

Moviegeek5: Miranda Otto


Moviegeek5: Miranda Otto

Named after the character Miranda from William Shakespeare’s play The Tempest, and born to actor Barry Otto who instilled in her an acting interest, this Australian has been investing in the world of acting from an early age. She has enjoyed a great career mix of independent films and bit studio productions since her since ..

Moviegeek5: Jamie Foxx

Moviegeek5: Jamie Foxx


Moviegeek5: Jamie Foxx

He is known to a the World as Jamie Foxx, the stage name under which this actor, musician, and comedian has entertained audiences since the mid-1990s. In fact his name is Eric Marlon Bishop, and as such he was born in Terrell, Texas. His parents’ marriage failed when he was seven months old and he ..

Moviegeek5: The Naughty List

Moviegeek5: The Naughty List


Moviegeek5: The Naughty List

  Sometimes all the sentimentality and cheerfulness of Christmas can just be too much for you. Which is why, it is lucky someone has made several R-rated Christmas comedies, where your lust for inappropriate jokes and adult themes can be satisfied. We have gathered a list of five movies, that would definitely make in on ..

Moviegeek5: Mark Ruffalo

Moviegeek5: Mark Ruffalo


Moviegeek5: Mark Ruffalo

As is the case for a surprisingly large number of now famous actors, Wisconsin-born Mark Ruffalo made his feature film début in a little known horror film, Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance (1994), and even appeared in the sequel Mirror, Mirror III: The Voyeur (1995). The 1990s provided him with consistent work, but no breakthrough ..

Moviegeek5: Ridley Scott

Moviegeek5: Ridley Scott


Moviegeek5: Ridley Scott

Sir Ridley Scott was born into an army family and spent much of his childhood in the industrial north of England whose dark and towering buildings inspired the look of one of his most famous films, Blade Runner (1982). He developed an early liking for the science fiction that has marked some of his greatest successes ..

Moviegeek5: Scorsese and DiCaprio

Moviegeek5: Scorsese and DiCaprio


Moviegeek5: Scorsese and DiCaprio

Throughout movie history there have been many fruitful collaborations between a director and an actor; Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, John Ford and John Wayne, Billy Wilder and Jack Lemmon, to name just a few. The first couple of decades of Scorsese’s own career was dominated by his eight collaborations ..