All popular genres at some point becomes a well of material for spoofs and comedies. This usually happens around the time the genre has a dip in popularity. This was also true of the western genre, which was massive and influential from the 1930s until the 1960s, where it went into a steep decline. Comparatively ..
The Oscar for best acting (leading or supporting) mostly goes to someone who managed to get under our skin and make an impression on us. Sometimes the effect happens in short time, either a short leading performances or a very short supporting performance. The line between lead and support is and always has been ..
Anyone who thinks only the young and restless can make movies can think again! There are several veteran actors around, who are still around simply because they are great and there are plenty of movies where they prove they not only still have what it takes, in some cases they exceed our expectations! We ..
Popular actions fims often win our hearts with memorable characters who can deliver cool one-liners, so naturally fans are always happy to see them return to the screen for another round of kick-ass action! We have compiled a list of 5 action sequels well worth your time if you liked the series first intallment. Enjoy! ..
In the first half of his career Canadian director David Cronenberg made a sting of excellent horror film. Although he has moved on to other genres in later years, any one of the five we have chosen might have earned Cronenberg a mention in the annals of horror directors, but his production is not only ..
The wolf is at the door, wolf in sheep’s clothing, a lone wolf, to cry wolf… The wolf, both the natural kind and its supernatural cousin the werewolf, has always played and still plays a big part in our collective consciousness. Yet there aren’t really that many werewolf movies, which is odd as the character ..
Most horror fans know that before Peter Jackson went all hobbit and made The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he was known for his DIY horror movies proving that a good film maker could make value horror with as good as no cost. But he isn’t the only out of New Zealand to create ..
Australia has exported many great stars to Hollywood but one of the most popular ones is Hugh Jackman. The multi-talented Aussie is not only a musical star, multi-instrumentalist, versatile actor, producer, and dancer, like any real Aussie he also windsurfs. Jackman began his career in Australien television but had his big breakthrough with plays Wolverine ..
Horror is a genre that has been prolific since the early days of movie history and fortunately for horror fans, the genre still offers a plentitude of new releases each year. Here we take a look of five releases spanning later this month all the way to September next year. Most are based on familiar ..
As we saw in yesterday’s Moviegeek5: Tim Burton & Johnny Depp much of the director’s career has involved the versatile actor, but Burton has made quite a few films without him. Below we have selected 5 Tim Burton movies that do not feature Johnny Depp. Let us know in the comments what you think and ..
It is not rare for a director and an actor to discover that they have a special report and collaborate a great number of times, but few seem so well-suited for each other as Tim Burton and Johnny Depp. Burton enjoys reusing actors, including Helena Bonham Cater (seven films), Christopher Lee (six films) but also ..
He is one of the biggest stars in Hollywood today and it all began in the 1980’s. It started with a small role in the unimpressive Endless Love (1981) but by the end of the decade, Cruise was already a big name, a status he would only strengthen in more dramatic roles in the 1990’s ..