Tag : movies

Fantastic Beasts: Is the Industry Fighting for more Diverse Castings?

2 months ago / 0 comments

A question worth exploring on this topic is whether the casting for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald would be as great an issue or have received as much attention had the core cast been more diverse? The core cast, similar to the original Harry Potter film franchise is predominantly … Read More

Only the Pretty Girls Get Assaulted: Mayim Bialik, You Are Not a Feminist   

1 year ago / 0 comments

In a week where more and more actresses stepped forward to pledge their own allegations of sexual assault and harassment against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, one response stood out for me amongst all the others. You’ll probably know Mayim Bialik as Sheldon Cooper’s geeky girlfriend Amy Farrah Fowler in The ... Read More

From The Breakfast Club to Juno: low budget movies that made it big time

2 years ago / 0 comments

It is not common to see low budget movies excel at the box office as they’re normally in the shadow of high concept blockbusters. The top 20 highest grossing films of all time consist mainly of big budget movies and sequels. For instance, it’s not likely to see an independent … Read More

TV | Freeview Flicks of the Week – Airplane!, Dogtooth and Starter for Ten

4 years ago / 0 comments

Our weekly LSi best freeview flicks picks are here! This week we go to university, take a trip to Springfield and got lost in the meaning of life.   MONDAY – Airplane! (Film4 19:15) When it comes to spoof comedies there is only one man you need to turn to; … Read More

Blogs | Catching the Oscars – And the Oscar goes to…

5 years ago / 0 comments

The movies nominated in the Oscar categories this year are all undeniably brilliant in their own unique ways. With the ceremony looming, I genuinely cannot predict the winners this year. Last week, the BAFTAs showed that Gravity bagged a notable amount of awards, Jennifer Lawrence won best supporting actress (obviously) … Read More