What you need to make a one-actor movie work

Aliya Whiteley Feature
Jun 10, 2016

From I Am Legend and 127 Hours, to Cast Away and Buried, what is it that makes one-actor movies work so well?

25 films which will haunt you with only one viewing

Rebecca Clough Feature
Jul 24, 2015

Some films have the power to get under your skin in just one sitting. Here are 25 that will stay in your brain for a long time to come...

The top 25 underappreciated films of 2010

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Odd List
Feb 27, 2014

Our series of lists devoted to underappreciated films brings us to the year 2010, and another 25 overlooked gems...

15 greatest single location-thrillers of the last decade

Caroline Preece Odd List
Aug 29, 2013

Proving that small-scale shocks are often the most effective, here are 15 of the finest single-location thrillers of the last decade...

Buried DVD review

Ryan Lambie Review
Feb 10, 2011

Rodrigo Cortés’ economical, terrifying Buried arrives on DVD, but how does it fare on the small screen? Here’s Ryan’s review…

How Halloween 2010 fails to raise a scream at the movies

Matthew Jones News
Oct 29, 2010

This Halloween’s seen no shortage of horror movies, but where’s the originality? Here’s Matthew's take on why this year’s offerings have failed to raise a scream…

The James Clayton Column: Buried in bleak horror, totally alone

James Clayton News
Oct 14, 2010

A trip to the cinema to see Buried leaves James in a bewildered, philosophical mood, and left contemplating the meaning of life, death, and Raging Bull…

Cinema’s uneasy relationship with mobile phones

Ryan Lambie News
Sep 28, 2010

A piece of technology that is frequently the bane of many scriptwriters, Ryan looks at cinema’s sometimes awkward usage of the mobile phone…

Buried review

Luke Savage Review
Sep 27, 2010

Ryan Reynolds stars in the high concept thriller, Buried. But can a film set in one location, with just one actor possibly sustain our interest? Here’s Luke’s review…

Brand new trailer for Buried

Simon Brew Trailer
Jul 22, 2010

Ryan Reynolds is stuck in a coffin in Buried, the film that could be the horror thriller of the year. Here’s the new trailer for it…