My predictions for The 89th Academy Awards

I usually go all out when it comes to Oscar predictions every year but this year I've had little to no time to prepare - unfortunately some people have to work full weekends - so I've basically highlighted below which nominee I think/hope is going to win in each category tonight and for strict time [...]


Silence (2017): “I pray but I am lost. Am I just praying to silence?”

Directed by Martin Scorsese Written by Jay Cocks & Martin Scorsese Music by Kathryn Kluge & Kim Allen Kluge Cinematography by Rodrigo Prieto Film Editing by Thelma Schoonmaker Starring Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson, Tadanobu Asano, Ciaran Hinds & Issei Ogata UK release date: 1st January 2017 Feature running time: 161 minutes THE PREMISE: [...]

SPLIT (2017): “He’s done awful things to people and he’ll do awful things to you.”

Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan Produced by M. Night Shyamalan, Jason Blum & Marc Bienstock Music by West Dylan Thordson Cinematography by Mike Gioulakis Starring James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Hayley Lu Richardson & Jessica Sula UK release date: 27th January 2017 Feature running time: 117 minutes Three girls are kidnapped by [...]

LIFE, ANIMATED (2016): Life imitating art imitating life

Directed by Roger Ross Williams Based on the book 'Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism' by Ron Suskind Produced by Roger Ross Williams, Ron Suskind, Julie Goldman & Shanti Avirgan Cinematography by Tom Bergmann Film editing by David Teague Starring Owen Suskind, Ron Suskind, Jonathan Freeman & Gilbert Gottfried UK release date: [...]