So this should be, in theory, the final instalment of Peter Jackson’s middle earth double trilogy extravaganza. In some ways I’m relieved. Instead of The Battle of the Five Armies … Continue reading The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies review
A few days after seeing the latest in the Middle Earth saga, The Hobbit, I realised a particular scene involving Blanchett had burrowed its way firmly into my subconscious. Taking … Continue reading Cate Blanchett – modern day screen goddess
I recently heard – well, a few weeks ago – that The Hobbit would not be a single film, but a trilogy. Apparently the prequel to the Lord of the … Continue reading There and back again – Martin Freeman’s tale
Ok, ok, I know it’s been done, but I want to present my case for the use of motion capture. I suppose the reason for this is I recently saw … Continue reading Andy Serkis and the case for motion capture
I do like an intense character and performance when I’m watching a film. Someone who literally rivets and welds you to the screen, look away at your peril. Some people … Continue reading Who are the top 20 most intense actors of recent times?