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Thursday, November 22, 2018

Venice Film Festival: Good Kill review

Those who haven’t considered the U.S. drone program’s far-reaching implications will be drawn into psychological complexity of Andrew Niccol's Good Kill.

Child soldiers: Ender’s Game review

The anticipated adaptation of Orson Scott Card's novel falls unfortunately short

Mistaken For Strangers review

To call Mistaken For Strangers a documentary about the hugely successful, indie-rock band The National would be largely misleading. This film doesn’t spend time factually...

The Hobbit – review

It has finally arrived. This winter's blockbuster comes in the diminutive form of The Hobbit, the long-awaited prequel to Peter Jackson's gargantuan Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Despite a few controversies along the way, it's bound to be a sure-fire commercial success: but can it possibly live up to its predecessor? Alex Harrison follows the Unexpected Journey.


It's the big one. Skyfall has dropped and Vicky Clark is first on the scene to tell you about Bond's Golden Jubilee, and how Sam Mendes has blended tradition and innovation to deliver the stunning new chapter of cinema's longest running franchise.

All bore, no gore: World War Z review

World War Z Director: Marc Forster 4/10 I got animated about World War Z only twice, and neither time directly concerned the film itself. The first time...

Nosferatu: A symphony of horror

One of a number of similar screenings in a growing cinematic phenomenon, the DCA played host to 1922's silent horror classic Nosferatu, accompanied by a live performance from four-piece rock-instrumental act Minima. Liam Morgan shares his thoughts on an unusual event.

Father dead: Calvary review

Laughs, life lessons and memorable characters abound in John Michael McDonagh’s black comedy

A sit down with the minds behind The Reel Film Series

Marissa Visci talks to Dr Lucy Donaldson and Dr Tom Rice of the film department

Director Joe Russo speaks to aspiring student filmmakers

The film department hosted the Captain America: Winter Soldier director for a tripartite, interactive event