Mulan

Disney is dropping $200million on  war film, complete with balletic wire-work swordplay, wallrunning, fireworks, cannons, avalanches. “The money is on the screen” as they say, but not on the big screen, as Disney is asking for a one-off premium of £19.99 on their Disney+ subscription servicd in a bold decision doe is movie releases. Mulan…

Keepon Dreaming

REVIEW OF LUCID – When dreaming gives a young man wake up call.  Available on Sky, Virgin, iTunes, Amazon, Xbox, Play Station, and Microsoft from September 7, 2020. Here is a story which breaks ground in some respects and has an angle of otherworldliness and fact merging with fiction in the script. Zel (Laurie Calvert…

Dame Diana Rigg Legend actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82

Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, DBE,  Emma Peel in Avengers, Bond, and  Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones actress has died at the age of 82. Her daughter Rachael Stirling, said she died of cancer, after being diagnosed in March. “She spent her last months joyfully reflecting on her extraordinary life, full of love, laughter,…

Elizabeth plays Princes Diana in The Crown

Australian actress Elizabeth Debicki, The Night Manager star, will play Diana, Princes of Wales, in the final two seasons of the hit Netflix series. The Crown. 29-year-old Debicki is known for her roles in The Great Gatsby and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, will take over from the fourth season’s Emma Corrin, and joins…

Hope Gap

This film is based on the novel “The Retreat from Moscow” written by its Director and Screenplay writer William Nicholson. It stars renowned actress Annette Bening (Grace) and celebrated actor Bill Nighy (Edward) together with Josh O’Connor (Jamie) and Aiysha Hart (Jess).  Included in the films Nicholson has been involved in are Les Miserables, Gladiator,…

The Secret: Dare to Dream

Katie Holmes plays a widow called Miranda Wells who is struggling to bring up her three children. A bad storm brings a devastating challenge in the shape of a mystery man – Josh Lucas playing Bray Johnson who makes the family whole again.  But what is his secret? This 107-minute long film had a budget…

Shakuntala Devi : mathematical genius

Indian biopic movie “Shakuntala Devi’s director Anu Menon narrates through the eyes of Shakuntala’s daughter Anupama Banerjee, how a phenomenon was born at the cost of the mother and wife. Shakuntala Devi is a drama about a mother-daughter relationship and beyond portraying Shakuntala Devi as a flawless genius and a flawed person, highlighting the importance…

Glittering fairytale

Miss Aluminium named after a modelling gig Susanna Moore got at a trade show, is a detailed account of her life as she moves from being a model to bit roles in films to reading scripts for Warren Beatty and Jack Nicholson. Brought up in the 1950s and early 60s Susanna navigates a new era…

Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for Covid-19, rushed to hospital

  Bollywood Superstar Amitabh Bachchan himself took to his social media account to inform his followers about his status, assuring everyone that his family and staff have undergone tests and results are awaited. He concluded the message by saying yhat whoever came in contact with him in the past 10 days should get tested. He…

Renowned Bollywood legend Choreographer dies aged 71

Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan died early on Friday morning due to cardiac arrest. The renowned Saroj Khan was 71, in a career spanning over four decades choreographed over 2000 songs, some of the most memorable songs in Hindi cinema including “ Dola Re Dola” from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Devdas”, “ Ek Do Teen” from Madhuri…