The Nutcracker And The Four Realms (2018)

Well, Halloween has been and gone, so I guess that means in cinema terms that we have begun our slow and slippery decent in to the world of Christmas movies! If you’re anything like me, then you will have your set staple of festive films that reappear in heavy rotation year after year, but that…

Top Ten: Films That Never Won An Oscar

With the film world’s biggest awards ceremony just around the corner, cinema sites and blogs across the internet are filled with predictions and lists of Oscar favourites of the past. It is important to remember, though, that out of the hundreds of movies that are released every year, only a small handful are given Academy…

Lucy (2014)

Lucy, the latest offering from acclaimed French director Luc Besson is a cerebral science-fiction thriller starring Scarlett Johansson that explores the myth that humans only use ten percent of their brain capacity, and the consequences that might occur should further percentage use be unlocked. My relationship with sci-fi in cinema is very much routed in…

Top Ten: Films Of My Birth Year (1989)

With the antics of Spiderman and Captain America not tickling my filmic fancy, it has been another slow week in the world of cinematic releases over here at Oh! That Film Blog. Time for another top ten list, then, and inspired by this post at Let There Be Movies, I present to you a selection…

The Lego Movie (2014)

I first became aware of The Lego Movie when the trailer to the film was shown last December before my viewing of The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug. My initial reaction was along the lines of “what. the. hell?”, failing to see how anybody could take the concept of a generations old toy brick system…