Dare I say First Girl I Loved is a near perfect blend of Andrea Arnold’s Fishtank meets Blue Is The Warmest Color? Dare I say it’s even better? As I lay in my puddle of confused emotions, I confidently shout “yes”, and once you see it I dare you to defy it.
Tag: Drama Films
The history of cinema has known many great adaptations of the works of William Shakespeare. 1948 brought us the big screen version of Hamlet; 1968 brought us Romeo and Juliet; 1989 gave us Henry V; and now, it is time for us to welcome the latest great Shakespearean feature film, that most definitely deserves to be given as much popularity as the mentioned adaptions of the past – 2011’s Coriolanus!
Check out the second trailer for the upcoming drama film Detroit by acclaimed director Kathryn Bigelow, starring John Boyega.
Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau stars in the independent prison-themed crime-thriller Shot Caller, and it looks super-intense.
Idris Elba and Kate Winslet star in The Mountain Between Us, a survival-themed film that appears to have come out of nowhere.
Breakout young actor Jacob Tremblay stars alongside Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson in the moving film Wonder, based on the best-selling novel.
In 2010’s Beginners, writer-director Mike Mills explored his father coming out as gay five years before his death. 20th Century Women is a love letter to his late mother, and it successfully captures the complexities surrounding both her and the film’s other titular characters.
The law drama Don’t Tell lacks that gut-punch feeling you’d expect from a film about a sexual abuse survivor at the hands of a church-associated paedophile.
Bong Joon Ho’s Okja is set to further ignite the never-ending ethical debate between meat-eaters and non-meat eaters around the world.
The creepy first poster for renowned director Darren Aronofsky’s next film Mother! has just dropped, starring Jennifer Lawrence.
The acclaimed Aussie actor Ben Mendelsohn will be in Melbourne (and Sydney) for a special in conversation screening of his upcoming film Una.
Acclaimed director Christopher Nolan’s latest film Dunkirk get its first official main trailer and I’m not sure what to make of it as yet.