Tag : District 9

Freeview Flicks of the Week: Chaplin, District 9 and Brief Encounter

4 years ago / 0 comments

In the Middle’s best weekly freeview flicks picks is here! This week we have a brief encounter at a railway station, start a revolution and meet some aliens. MONDAY – Brief Encounter (Film4 12:45) David Lean is one of the best and most important filmmakers to have come out of … Read More

Film | Elysium – Another Film, Another Planet

5 years ago / 0 comments

Neill Blomkamp’s feature-film debut, 2009’s District 9, garnered widespread acclaim for blending its science fiction thrills and high-octane action with a serious message about apartheid. Whilst not a straight forward sequel, Elysium is a film very much in the same vein as District 9, allowing Blomkamp to turn his critical … Read More