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Tyrannosaur

If you are to believe some reviews and comments Paddy Considine’s 2012 directorial debut is “gritty,” “brutal” and harsh. Whilst it’s true it’s not for everybody, such simplistic and reductionist language does the film a massive disservice. 318 more words

Cinema

SUNSHINE ON LEITH (2013)

Starring: George MacKay, Peter Mullan, Jane Horrocks, Antonia Thomas, Freya Mavor, Jason Flemyng, Kevin Guthrie

Directed by: Dexter Fletcher

Synopsis: Two Scottish soldiers return from Afghanistan, home to Leith (Edinburgh, Scotland) to the warm embrace of their families. 390 more words

Film

Watch the Teaser Trailer for 'Hercules' Starring The Rock

Paramount debuted the first trailer for Herclues, starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (Fast Five; G.I. Joe Retaliation) as the title character. Directed by Brett Ratner ( 352 more words

Movie Trailers

WATCH: First teaser trailer for Paramount Pictures 'HERCULES' starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Jonhson

Paramount and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ film HERCULES, starring Dwayne Johnson, bows on July 25. Based on Radical Comics’ ‘Hercules,’ this ensemble-action film, featuring an international cast, is a revisionist take on the classic myth set in a grounded world where the supernatural does not exist. 34 more words

FILM

Two New Stills Revealed For Hercules

He may have cracked stones and been breaking bones in ancient Greece for his new film but that hasn’t stopped towering action hero Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson from tweeting away about… 169 more words

News

Television Review: Top Of The Lake

Over the years many films and television series have been compared to novels and the comparison is extremely applicable to work by Jane Campion. The Piano is the great Romantic novel that never was, with mute Holly Hunter’s titular instrument giving her a voice in the verdant New Zealand landscape while the film dealt with oppression and repression and sexuality in a way the literature of the time never could do. 522 more words

Stunt Double: Sunshine on Leith

You don’t have to like musicals to enjoy Sunshine on Leith… and I’m not even going to add “…but it helps” to that, because it genuinely is good fun whatever your usual tastes are. 621 more words

Glasgow Film