Beast: Grisly and Gorgeous Serial Killer Thriller Debut from Michael Pearce

By | 2018-04-25T10:10:12+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Entertainment|

By Steven Sheehan As the Avengers swarm into every screen known to mankind this weekend, elsewhere a British director makes a strong debut with a suspenseful thriller called Beast that showcases everything great about UK cinema. Director Michael Pearce had previously picked up a BAFTA nomination for his 2013 short Keeping Up With The Joneses [...]

Mary Magdalene Review: A Sedate and Unchallenging Stroll through History

By | 2018-03-14T13:33:28+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Entertainment|

By Steven Sheehan Cinema’s depiction of religion has rarely been greeted with warmest of embraces, with the release of each film typically greeted with some level hostility and controversy. From D. W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille through to Martin Scorsese and Mel Gibson, our search for life’s answers has seen directors interrogate religious folklore [...]