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 ..
When you think of movies of the 1980s there is a good chance that some of these were released in the year 1988. Nearing the end of the decade, the year produced classics in a great variety of genres from childhood favourites to action-packed flicks. There are many we could mention, such as comedy classics ..
Most musicals feature music written for the occasion, but once in a while a musical comes along written around pre-existing songs. This is list is a dedication to some of the musicals that give new and surprising life to familiar songs or draw more obscure songs into the limelight and make new fans for old ..
Smash hit Juno (2007) instantly brought fame to two people: Young Ellen Page who portrayed the pregnant teen in the movie with sarcasm and wit and Brook Busey-Maurio who wrote the witty dialogue for the teen part. Off course, you may better know her under her pen name Diablo Cody. The real life Cinderella who ..
It is hard to think long about classic Hollywood without thinking of James Stewart. He was undoubtedly one of the major stars of his age and with his distinctive drawl and down-to-earth persona who excelled at playing American middle-class men struggling through a crisis. Many of his films harve become enduring cinematic classics. He rose ..