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FILM THIS WEEK – Thursday 15th May 2014

Ratings: ★ ✩ ✮ ✯ ✰ ☆

Thursday 15 May 2014

Godzilla (3D) (12A)

The world’s most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence.


Loved it, loved it.  Thought I’d get that out of the way from the ‘git-go’! I wasn’t really expecting much from this film.  Monster, in a city, been there, seen that, blah blah blah. But it was so much better than expected.  I watched, slightly tensed througout, as the scenes unfolded, admired some of the beautifully crafted frames – stunning art in film. I appeared to be the only one laughing at certain glowing body parts though!

Godzilla seems to have quite a small role in the film.  I expected to see a lot more of him.  That said, Yep –  Godzilla gets the big thumbs up.

Rated: ★ ✩ ✮ ✯  ☆


Directed By: Gareth Edwards  Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Sally Hawkins, Juliette Binoche, David Strathairn, Bryan Cranston

Other films this week:

Friday 16 May 2014

  • Concussion (15)
  • Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey (15)
  • In Secret (15)
  • Pantani: The Accidental Death Of A Cyclist (15)
  • Touch Of Sin, A (15)
  • Touchy Feely (15)
  • Two Faces Of January, The (12A)

And for one day only, on Tuesday 20th May, you can see a re-release of Pulp Fiction (18)

Better Mus’ Come

Better Mus’ Come

Jamaican drama set in the late 1970s and inspired by actual events. A Kingston community leader and single father gets caught up in a politically motivated gang war, while falling hopelessly in love with a girl from a rival faction.

On BBC2,  Sat 10 May at 12:05am – Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes


This is a picture of me with Writer/Director Storm Saulter and Producer Paul Bucknor, taken at a screening at BFI Southbank.

If you missed the screening on BBC2, the BBC are planning another showing of the film within the next 18 months.


Win two places on Music Video Production Masterclass

Win two places on a

Music Video Production Masterclass

with Sony Music!

Irish Film London and the Irish Cultural Centre Hammersmith are delighted to announce we will sponsor 2 young people aged 16-25 years to attend this 3 day course in how to make your own Music Video in London!

Friday 16th – Sunday 18th May
10am – 4pm (each day)
16-25 year olds
FREE! (Usually £40 each)

They are picking winners this week!!

Also find out about  Cinemagic London
The Cinemagic International Film & Television Festival For Young People:   30th June – 3rd July 2014

By Cinemagic and Sony Music :

BBC News – Star Wars: Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill reunite for latest film

Conratulations to John Boyega. 🙂

“John Boyega, a 22-year-old British actor, who previously starred in the inner-London sci-fi Attack the Block. Along with Gleeson and Ridley, he is expected to be one of the ‘trio of new young leads” announced by director Abrams earlier this year.'”