Film Jam
6 September 2014 @ 10:50 AM

SciFi ‘Lucy’ is short but not all bad


Scarlett Johanson’s latest science fiction attempt is ‘Lucy’ where she plays a young woman who likes her drink and her freedom until she gets roped in to a drug deal,forced to be a drug mule and then kicked in the stomach so hard the wrapped up drugs in her stomach burst and she absorbs their powers.

The drug is a blue,gritty substance that steadily but quickly allows Lucy to access more and…

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4 September 2014 @ 5:41 PM

‘What If’ is not 500 Days of Summer

‘What If’ a film was made where a girl and a guy actually ARE just good friends and don’t end up together? There were comparisons of Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan to the parts played in 500 Days of Summer and although this film tries its best to be quirky and revive the manic pixie dream girl we are all tired of,it fails.

Radcliffe gives a decent performance and he comes across as confident and…

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28 July 2014 @ 1:06 PM

Planet of the Apes: Who can blame Caesar

Dawn of the planet of the apes

Dawn of the planet of the apesAs Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is released, I decided to watch Rise of the Planet of the Apes before I go ahead and dive in to this exciting new blockbuster.

Caesar,the ape who kicked it all off,was brought up by a scientist from the time he was a baby and then he was screwed over by people who were cruel to animals. He was screwed before he was even born because his mother was ‘put down’ when…

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1 month ago
4 July 2014 @ 5:14 PM

How To Train Your Dragon 2 & The IMAX experience


How To Train Your Dragon,when it was released,surprised a lot of people including me when it was released. It didn’t look great but it gave me one of the best surprises after watching the first film. It was funny,a new story and thought outside the box. It’s not as goofy as ‘Shrek’ or as serious as say ‘Avatar’ but it found a good middle ground where it feels like it’s an animation to be taken…

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2 months ago
16 May 2014 @ 2:24 PM

First ‘Interstellar’ trailer for Nolan’s next film has arrived

interstellar poster

Matthew McConnaghey does his best Morgan Freeman impression as he speaks over the trailer for Christopher Nolan’s first ‘Interstellar’ trailer. By that I mean he speaks very deeply and meaningfully about our past histories and how we can’t forget that we are pioneers and we haven’t done all there is to do yet.

Not a lot of plot detail has been revealed but what we do know is that the film is to…

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4 months ago
15 May 2014 @ 4:23 PM

First image of BatBen arrives and it’s not so bad

ben affleck as batman

The first image of Ben Affleck as Batman for the 2016 ‘Batman vs. Superman’ film has been unveiled. As we expected, the internet lost its shit but the image presents a Batman that isn’t too different to the Nolan creation we’re used to. BatBen seems to be just as dark and serious and a whole lot veiny-er. It almost looks like it’s painted on to his skin. How much tighter can the Batsuits get?…

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4 months ago
10 May 2014 @ 6:39 AM

MAC’s new ‘Maleficent’ inspired beauty range


With the impending release of ‘Maleficent’ on May 30th,Mac will be releasing a special make up line inspired by Disney’s most badass lady.
Maleficent is all about sharpness so Mac have included strong colours and products like structuring powder to create Maleficent’s air of fierce beauty.

Will you be looking in to getting your mitts on some of these? I certainly will.

Maleficent product names…

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4 months ago
7 May 2014 @ 5:35 PM

Why women’s roles in movies being played by men is so ridiculous

buzzfeed womens roles in movies played by men

BuzzFeed have created a great video showing men in the positions women usually play in films. Generally women are used in movies as props,objects,for sex and mostly to ‘look pretty’ or ‘to look hot’ while the male is taken more seriously,more masculine,powerful and made not to look so fucking stupid.

buzzfeed womens roles in movies played by menIn the video,when the roles are flipped, it’s hilarious to see male actors act the exact same way…

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4 months ago
6 May 2014 @ 3:49 PM

First trailer for ‘Gotham’ TV series

gotham tv series

This autumn ‘Gotham’ premiers on Fox and it looks promising. I never know what to think when I hear a sequel is coming and I’m even more sketchy about TV series. When I heard about ‘Gotham’ I didn’t feel great about it but this trailer has eased my fears.

Batman,Poison Ivy,Catwoman,Penguin,Riddler and Commisioner Gordon (Ben McKenzie) can be seen in the trailer but all as their youthful selves.…

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4 months ago
5 May 2014 @ 4:47 PM

First ‘Maleficent’ IMAX poster and character posters


I don’t know about you but I can’t wait for May 30th and to head to Cineworld to see Angelina Jolie as ‘Maleficent’ in IMAX.
All the promotion for the film has been great so far with Lana Del Rey creepily covering ‘Once Upon A Dream’ and Jolie chilling us all to the bone with her terrifyingly beautiful but evil portrayal of ‘Maleficent’.
Indulge in these brand new images!







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4 months ago