Ran is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre from 10 – 12 May 2016
Ran is the last and greatest major work from Japanese director Akira Kurosawa, who had bossed this kind of grand, historical production on the world stage for nearly a half-century before. It was originally released in 1985 … Continue Reading
Eddie the Eagle is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 29 Apr – 05 May 2016.
Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards (Taron Egerton) is every parent’s nightmare: he has aspirations far beyond his abilities. As a child he is fascinated by the Olympic Games, and he tries out different sports using any materials … Continue Reading
Hail, Caesar! is in the cinema at Plymouth Arts Centre from 8 – 14 April
Hail, Caesar! is (by my calculation) the seventeenth directorial feature by the laudable Coen brothers. While not one I would put up there with their stellar achievements – only their most earnest über-fan would … Continue Reading
The Revenant is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre Cinema from 25 – 31 March.
The Revenant is a relentless piece of filmmaking. Partly based on the true events of famed explorer Hugh Glass and the novel written by Michael Punke, the film tells a familiar tale of revenge in … Continue Reading
Spotlight is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre Cinema from 11 – 17 March.
Two weeks ago, Spotlight was crowned the winner of the Best Picture award at the Oscars. Unlike some of the other nominated films, Spotlight came out with less hype and media attention than the Leonardo DiCaprio circus … Continue Reading