One of the words that comes up a lot in The Martian is “sol” – a solar day. Mars has twice as many of them in a year than we do on Earth, and in the film, exploration to Mars is talked about in terms of hundreds of sols – how many sols worth of food is left, how many sols it’ll take to get somewhere. 1,050 more words
Emily Blunt stars alongside Josh Brolin in Sicario, which the trailer handily tells us means ‘hitman’. The director of Prisoners brings us something with a little more action in this tense thriller about drug cartels, and the agent out of her comfort zone sent to save the day. 85 more words
Jacob Bernard-Banton is a third year English Literature student at The University of Manchester as well as being a full-time film writer with Sonder.
Little Miss Sunshine: Dysfunctional families on the screen. 994 more words
This scene that I love comes from the classic 1931 horror film, Frankenstein. In this poignant scene, Frankenstein’s Monster (Boris Karloff) meets young Maria. Maria is the first human to treat the Monster with true kindness. 22 more words
It really is happening.
Last week we got our first image of Bridget Jones’ Baby and now the cast has been snapped out and about as they shoot scenes for the long-awaited sequel. 149 more words