The 89th Annual Academy Awards: Head vs. Heart

This Sunday marks the annual ceremony in Hollywood where the biggest, most prestigious prizes are given out to celebrate what the assorted members of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences deem to be the best selection of films and performances over the past year in cinema. Though I often end up agreeing with…

Cinematic Spotlight: The Composite Door

Something a little bit different for you guys today. Have you ever wondered about the impact that doors can have in cinema? That’s right, you heard me correctly, doors! Well, neither had I until recently when I came in to partnership with the team over at Truedor.co.uk who opened my eyes as to the importance…

Christmas Giveaway!

Happy Holidays fellow film fans! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and to help all of my readers get even further in to the festive spirit, I have teamed up with Universal Music Group for a classy, musical Christmas gift giveaway! In my most recent review of romantic drama Carol, something that I failed to…

May The Fourth Be With You! Star Wars Questionnaire

Happy Star Wars day everybody! For those who don’t know (where have you been?), May the fourth, for obvious word play reasons, has become the internationally recognised day to throw your geek hat on and celebrate the greatest saga ever told. In honour of this holy day in the cinematic calendar, I have decided to…

Christmas Competition Time!

Can You Solve This Ultimate Christmas Film Puzzle? Oh! That Film Blog has teamed up with Simoney Badge’s to give all of you lucky readers the chance to win a limited edition Christmas poster fit for any film fan! See if you can spot every film reference in Simoney Badge’s Christmas film-inspired illustration below. Reckon…

Oh! That Film Blog’s Podcast Debut!

Attention all Halloween fans! I was lucky enough to be asked to contribute to a podcast by Film Jive in which a bunch of podcasters and bloggers each gave their favourite piece of music from a horror film. It’s a brilliant long-form audio ride that will really get you in the mood for macabre holiday.…

Robin Williams: 1951-2014

This morning, I awoke to a three word text from a friend that shook the sleep from my eyes and put a knot in my stomach, “RIP Robin Williams”. In the hour that followed I watched the news channel piece together what has to be the saddest Hollywood death in recent memory. Contemplating the apparent…