The Road to Fury

News reports have arrived on the bureau’s desk that George Miller has announce a Furiosa prequel based around the character introduced in the wildly successful Mad Max: Fury Road. How far in the past will this prequel be? A hint of how far is in the casting rumours. Charlize Theron is not expected to reprise […]

Oscar Tips

With the Oscars coming up next week, it’s time for this blog’s picks for the key awards Best actor will probably go to Joaquin Phoenix for Joker, but it should go to Adam Driver. It’s inevitable that Driver will win one day, however the academy usually makes people wait. Renee Zelleger seems a shoe in […]

Tempting Politics

Former Daily Show host, now film director, Jon Stewart has a new film out called Irresistible. Starring Stewart’s former Daily Show colleague Steve Carell and Rose Byrne the film is a political comedy set to be released later this year. Political comedy is right in Stewart’s wheelhouse so hopefully this will do better than the […]

How Soon Is Bond

News reports have come in saying that former The Smiths guitarist, Johnny Marr is to co-compose music for the next Bond film, No Time To Die. This has prompted this bureau to wonder what Smiths songs that would make good Bond movie titles. You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet, Baby, could be about Bond falling […]

Bound for Small Tea.

After mixed results at the box office and luke-warm critics response Emilia Clarke is probably on the right track in expressing her preference for future projects that are little more low-key. Clarke’s turns at Star Wars and Terminator were well and truly aimed at high box office returns. Neither delivered. Yet her new film Last […]

Box Office Bonus

Apple have focused their efforts on the living room recently with the Apple TV+ service. Now they’ve bought their ticket into the cinemas with details on Apple’s commissioned films getting a cinema run first. Despite the presence of the occasional villain in a cinema with crunching snacks and glowing phone, this bureau fully endorses the […]

Get to Nomi

Infamous 90s movie, Showgirls, is experiencing somewhat of a renaissance with fan screenings, stage shows and even musicals. This reassessment of the film is chronicled in the documentary, You Don’t Nomi. While not ignoring the criticisms and weaknesses of the film, it is ultimately a sympathetic reading of this notorious film. The question the viewer […]