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London Film Festival 2015: The Ones Below

Sometimes a film is intrinsically indebted to another. The Ones Below owes such gratitude to Roman Polanski’s pregnancy horror classic, Rosemary’s Baby. Building directly from another film, especially one as renowned and distinctive as Polanksi’s, adds a certain amount of pressure and expectation to a film; unfair or not, audiences expect you to either trump your predecessor or add to its legacy. 192 more words

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Last Love (2013)

“In Paris, a suicidal widower (Michael Caine) and a sunny dance teacher (Clémence Poésy) become friends, but their bond may not be enough to ameliorate the widower’s grief.” 433 more words


The Ones Below - REVIEW

Seen at a Preview Screening at the London Film Festival 2015, with actors David Morrissey, Stephen Campbell Moore and director David Farr in attendance.

As one of the features in the Festivals “Cult Gala” selection, we were promised a thrilling feature that was set to unnerve you from the get go and “The Ones Below” completely delivered. 324 more words

Birdsong (2012)

As a kid I was a big reader, so much so that it affected the teenage me in a strange way. I shambled my way through day to day life with an inner monologue consisting of a poorly written commentary of whatever was happening on the outside. 1,055 more words

Out of the Box: Look of the Week

The Emmys are over for another year – for a plethora of awards dress and ladysuits coverage head here – and this “Out of the Box” is all about everything else that has been going on this week with chat show appearances, movie premieres and London Fashion Week. 514 more words

Out Of The Box: Look Of The Week

In Bruges (2009)

Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be.