The Dark Knight Rises

The political messages in blockbuster movies

Andrew Blair Feature
Jul 20, 2016

From Forrest Gump and The Incredibles, through to Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice and The Muppets - exploring the politics of big films.

Hell and salvation in the films of Christopher Nolan

Ryan Lambie Feature
Jun 17, 2016

In the logical, rational films of Christopher Nolan, heroes often make a mythical journey into the land of the dead, Ryan writes...

Blockbuster movies and how they hide their real villains

Ryan Lambie Feature
May 18, 2016

The villains in films like Spectre and Captain America: Civil War are masters of misdirection. We look at a prevalent blockbuster trend.

Batman V Superman passes Man Of Steel at the box office

Ryan Lambie News
Apr 4, 2016

Worldwide grosses for Batman V Superman dropped on its second weekend, but its profits have already passed Man Of Steel...

Ben Mendelsohn: the best actor flying under people's radars

Brogan Morris Feature
Nov 11, 2015

Ben Mendelsohn might just be the best actor working in US film today, who isn't appearing on people's 'best of' lists...

Should cinemas have switched to digital?

Jordan Adcock Feature
Aug 21, 2015

Digital projection is meaning cleaner and more stable pictures on the big screen.

Tom Hardy has a DC project "cooking" with Warner Bros

Simon Brew News
May 11, 2015

He may have dropped out of Suicide Squad, but Tom Hardy may still be returning to the world of DC...

Examining the Christopher Nolan backlash

Christopher Nolan returns to the mind-twisting of Memento and the sci-fi of The Prestige woth Inception.
David Crow Feature
Feb 25, 2015

Another Oscars season, and Christopher Nolan is overlooked again. With Interstellar getting a mixed reaction, we look at the Nolan backlash.

14 movies that should have stopped minutes earlier

Simon Brew Ryan Lambie Feature
Feb 10, 2015

Could the likes of L.A. Confidential, Lord Of The Rings, Leon and Harry Potter be enhanced by pulling to a stop a few minutes earlier?

Questions raised by Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises

Phoebe-Jane Boyd Feature
Feb 3, 2015

What kind of Catwoman did Anne Hathaway turn out to be in Christopher Nolan's final Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises?