An Oscars round-up

As the 88th Academy Awards loom into view across the scrappy wasteland of diversity rows and mediocrity, here are a few of my thoughts on the films I’ve managed to view before Sunday’s event. NB I still haven’t gotten around to Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s The Revenant which I’m sure is going to clean up across […]

Supersoundtracks

With the up coming vinyl release of the hottest soundtrack of recent years, it’s rather fitting that the new limited edition Drive soundtrack comes in incredibly hot pink. It is a most beautiful thing. It’s quite rare when a soundtrack like Drive comes along – it gets as much hype or even more than the film itself and arguably, […]

Oscar Predictions

I’m really struggling to get excited this year. Last year was so much fun, not knowing whether The Social Network would be able to beat The Kings Speech and desperately hoping that maybe, just maybe, Toy Story 3 would bag it. I have seen seven of the nominated nine best films and The Artist is, without question, the best […]