It is 2003, and former businessman Tom (Huston) runs a small bookstore in London's Chelsea. He has cut himself off to numb the pain of his loss and is dismissive of anyone who tries to get close, including the well-meaning owner of the café next door, Hannah (Sarita Choudhury), and best friend (Vincent Regan). One morning, two thieves create a distraction in the shop (Jaime Winstone and Imogen Waterhouse) and run off with Tom's bag. It contains his most treasured possession - th...March 19, 2021
Outline: COUNTRY OF HOTELS tells the stories of the desperate souls who pass through the doors of 508, a room on the fifth floor of an anonymous, decaying hotel. We are taken on a surreal and blackly comic journey down its lonely corridors and behind its out-dated furnishings and stained surfaces. The story plunges us into the ever-turning carousel of haunted lives who check in and check out of the establishment. Director Julio Maria Martino is known for directing plays around the wor...March 19, 2021
Outline: It's the story of Del (Alexander Mandrides), who in the midst of a bad break up with his now ex Carla (Angela Peters). He is left feeling utterly broken and completely cut off from the rest of the world. Carla has left him a sad and angry man and as the days go by, his mind delves from one unsettling extreme to the other - maddening hope to vengeful anger. So much so it just might push him over the edge, and make him do something stupid. Terribly stupid ... all to make her sorry. Watch&...March 17, 2021
THE PROGRAMME: All the prison systems around the western world are being pushed to the brink. One by one they are failing. Now in the US, one man says he has solved the ever growing issue that the under-funding, the lack of staff, the drug fuelled violence and the gang culture has made of every jail, lock-up, penitentiary and correctional institution around the world. But what price must be paid for his solution? Must we all look the other way as some sin to save the sinners? Does the end justi...March 17, 2021
Synopsis: When underworld kingpin John Morgan (Billy Murray) returns to London with his wife Sadie (Jeanine Nerissa Sothcott) from their perfect life abroad, a feud is reignited with vengeful cop Frank Conway (Nick Moran) who is obsessed with bringing him down. Meanwhile, pressure from big boss Damien Osbourne (Bruce Payne) only adds unnecessary heat to the rising tension within the family business, with Morgan’s brother Richard (Frank Harper) and nephew Eddie (Danny Bear) constantly at e...March 17, 2021
Justin McConnell's Film Business Documentary CLAPBOARD JUNGLE To Release On Arrow Player In UK, U.S & Canada From 19th April 2021.
Synopsis: Navigating the current film business is more difficult than ever before. Rapidly changing technology and an overcrowded marketplace have led to an industry in which anyone can now make a film, but few can make a living. Following five years in the life and career of independent filmmaker Justin McConnell (Lifechanger), this documentary explores the struggles of financing, attracting the right talent, working with practical effects and selling the finished product in the hope of t...March 17, 2021
SYNOPSIS: Joe Doyle (Daniel Zovatto) is a young hitman following in his father’s footsteps. Quiet and reserved, he is observant and careful, making him very good at what he does. While studying his new target, city council member Ed Terzian (Tom Segura), Doyle develops a distant crush on the councilman’s assistant, Mia (Tilda Cobham-Hervey). After she walks in on her boss’s assassination, Mia is caught by Doyle who must decide whether to let her go or to dispose of her for good. As Doyle a...March 17, 2021
Synopsis: The Bike Thief is a gritty British drama-thriller starring Alec Secareanu (God’s Own Country) and Anamaria Marinca (4 Months, 3 Weeks And 2 Days). The Rider is an ordinary, hard-working man. Everything he does is done to protect and support his family. He works as a delivery driver for a local Pizza restaurant, which happens to be owned and run by his landlord. The Rider’s wife, Elena, spends her days cleaning grand houses and caring for their t...March 16, 2021
Cracking along at the sort of pace normally experienced in thrillers, VERDICT is the debut feature of Raymund Ribay Gutierrez. An award winning, celebrated short film maker, it was always going to be interesting what this highly original Filipino director/writer came up with for his first feature, and VERDICT doesn’t disappoint. The central character, ‘Joy’ is a 32- year-old mother, who lives in a rundown house in a rundown inner city area in the Philippines. Drugs are rife, but she strugg...March 16, 2021
"One late summer in 2006, I landed in a hostel in Granada, Spain to study Spanish for a month. As I walked through the historic Andalusian streets that held a thousand stories, I was in awe by the magical city and the mixture of rich cultures. But it was the friendships with other young backpackers and international students that kept me there for a year. In this transient city they gave me sense a belonging that I never had and since then, I hav...March 12, 2021
HERE ARE THE YOUNG MEN is a fresh and shocking Irish thriller featuring an all-star cast including Dean Charles Chapman (Game of Thrones, 1917), Finn Cole (Peaky Blinders), Golden Globe(™) winner Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen’s Gambit, Emma), Emmett J Scanlan (Peaky Blinders), Travis Fimmel (Vikings, Danger Close), Ferdia Walsh-Peelo (Sing Street) and Conleth Hill (Game of Thrones)....March 12, 2021
Corinna Faith's Chilling British Horror THE POWER To Be Released Exclusively On SHUDDER 8th April 2021.
Synopsis: London, 1974. As Britain prepares for electrical blackouts to sweep across the country, trainee nurse Val (Rose Williams) arrives for her first day at the crumbling East London Royal Infirmary. With most of the patients and staff evacuated to another hospital, Val is forced to work the night shift, finding herself in a dark, near empty building. Within these walls lies a deadly secret, forcing Val to face both her own traumatic past and deepest fears in order to confront the malev...March 10, 2021
GROFilm Production To Release Martin Grof's Mystery Sci-Fi SENSATION On Amazon Video 16th April 2021.
GROFilm Production have announced the release of sci-fi, mystery thriller SENSATION, on Amazon Video from 16th April 2021. SENSATION is the second film from Director Martin Grof, following his award-winning hit Excursion. SENSATION follows Andrew (Eugene Simon), who, while on a quest to uncover hidden truths about his family history, provides a top-secret agency with his DNA in order to uncover his ancestry. Andrew soon discovers that his DNA is far from ordinary. ...March 10, 2021
Trailer Drops For A SPACE IN TIME, A Candid, Lyrical, Intimate Portrait Of One Family’s Struggle To Transcend A Fatal Muscle Wasting Disease.
A SPACE IN TIME is a candid, lyrical, intimate portrait of one family’s struggle to transcend a fatal muscle wasting disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which in turn becomes an unlikely celebration of the disabled life, the life cut short by rare disease. The film carries us through an up-close, poetic and frank portrait of the family surviving and thriving through the ups and downs of the disease, as we see Theo and Oskar’s gradual transition from walking to greater wheelchair depe...March 10, 2021
101 Films To Release SACRIFICE Starring Horror Legend Barbara Crampton On Digital Platforms 15th March 2021.
Outline: After his mother, dies New Yorker Isaac (Ludovic Hughes – Murder Maps, Ride) and pregnant wife (Sophie Stevens – The Haunted, The Black Prince) journey back to the remote Norwegian village of his birth to get the family affairs in order....March 10, 2021
Fifty years ago this week, cinema classic GET CARTER premiered in the UK. At a Sunday night screening in Newcastle, where most of the film’s scenes had been shot the previous summer, then later the same week in London’s West End, film-goers had their first encounter with Michael Caine’s ruthless enforcer, returning to his home town to investigate his brother’s death. Think Jack Carter and you dial up an image of Michael Caine in midnight blue mohair and Aquascutum raincoat, pints in thin...March 10, 2021
Darkland Distribution To Release Alessio Liguori's Horror SHORTCUT 29th March 2021, On DVD & Digital.
Outline: A group of five British teenagers are taking their usual school bus home when an unexpected detour turns their night into a nightmare. But this isn’t your average night, as a rare lunar eclipse is on the cards, as Nolan (Jack Kane) and his classmates; Bess (Sophie Jane Oliver), Karl (Zander Emlano), Queenie (Molly Dew) and Reggie (Zak Sutcliffe) soon discover.Order SHORTCUT from Amazon...March 8, 2021
Central City Media have released the poster and trailer for their new rom-com I'M NOT IN LOVE, which will be available to rent and buy on all major digital platforms from 12th April 2021. The film follows Rob (Al Weaver), in his late thirties, who needs to decide if he wants to have a baby with his girlfriend Marta (Cristina Catalina), but he’s worried that he’s fallen out of love with her. He asks his seemingly unhappily married friends for advice. They all tell him th...March 8, 2021
Set in Brighton, JUSTINE examines the search to find love and a sense of belonging in a chaotic world. It is a collaboration between Jamie Patterson, director of the award-winning Tucked, and BAFTA Cymru-winning writer Jeff Murphy (Hinterland, One Way To Denmark). It was nominated for this year’s BIFA Raindance Discovery Award. The film stars Tallulah Haddon (Taboo, Bearskins, Kiss Me First), Sophie Reid, (Barracuda, Game of Thrones), Sian Reese-Williams (Hidden,...March 5, 2021
Peter Hsieh's DRIVE ALL NIGHT To Celebrate World Premiere In Competition At Cinequest Film Festival 2021.
DRIVE ALL NIGHT will make its World Premiere in competition at the Cinequest Film Festival, running March 20-30, 2021. Voted Best Film Festival by readers of USA Today, Cinequest draws an audience of over 110,000 to its annual event celebrating innovation, discovery and creativity in the heart of Silicon Valley. “Cinequest is always searching for films that stretch the boundaries of storytelling, and visions from artists who are looking to reinvent genres. DRIVE ALL NIGHT is a specta...March 5, 2021
Shogun Films Announce Shogun Books, With First Title Being 'NEMESIS: The Book Of The Movie’ Edited By Bill Cunningham In Association With Pulp 2.0.
Shogun Films, the disruptive new indie whose debut film Nemesis is a Screen International buzz title at the current European Film Market in Berlin, has followed the announcement of its Shogun Records soundtrack label with news of a publishing imprint – Shogun Books. The first release, available online at the end of the month, will be a full colour, glossy softback entitled ‘Nemesis: The Book of the Movie’ edited by acclaimed ...March 4, 2021
Circle Collective To Release Outrageous LOL Comedy DONNY'S BAR MITZVAH On Digital Platforms 23rd March 2021.
Synopsis: Sex, drugs, and a dysfunctional family create the perfect storm for Donny Drucker’s Bar Mitzvah. We are catapulted back in time to the year 1998 as we follow a colorful array of characters from the perspective of a hired videographer. Donny tries to enjoy the evening while juggling his crazy mother, his teenage angst, and his new girlfriend, Handjob Hannah. Meanwhile Gerald, the MC of the party, is on a mission to stop the notorious party pooper Val Dho who is attempting to rui...March 4, 2021
First Look Trailer & Poster Drops For Mind-Bending British Film DEMON Ahead Of Cinequest 2021 World Premiere.
Zersetzung are pleased to share the first look artwork and trailer for their debut film Demon. Outline: When an unpaid train fine comes back to haunt him, office worker Ralph flees London to a forest motel where a temporary hideout becomes a nightmarish purgatory, and emerging ghosts of the past force him to confront the loss of his father. Taking viewers on a winding road that blurs the lines of reality, when one man tries to escape his problems but instead finds himself fa...March 2, 2021
Britflicks Podcast: Stuart Wright Talks With Director J Blakeson's About His Black Comedy I CARE A LOT, Starring Golden Globe Winner Rosamund Pike.
Screenwriter and Britflicks Podcast host Stuart Wright talks with J Blakeson (Disappearance Of Alice Creed) about writing and directing the morally ambiguous, visceral, tar black comedy I CARE A LOT, how you cast someone as high profile as Rosamund Pike to play such a nasty piece of work as Marla Grayson and much more. I CARE A LOT is available to watch in the UK now on PRIME VIDEO It also stars: Peter Dinklage. Eliza Gonzalez, Dianne West, Chris Messina, Isiah Whitlock Jr and Macon Bl...March 1, 2021
Terror Films Acquire Worldwide Digital Rights To Renaissance Entertainment’s Paranormal Horror Film REVISITANT.
Written, directed and produced by Jon Binkowski, the film is follow up to his 2014 film, The Visitant. This second film reunites several of the original cast members including: Michele Simms (Killer Kids), Sallie Glaner (Marriage Killer) and Lisa Enos Smith. Smith has also executive-produced both films. Co-written by Stephen DeWoody and produced by Patty Bender, the film centers around a single mother and her two teenage daughters. Together, they find themselves under attack by an evi...February 26, 2021 Posts 26-50 of 1003 | Page prev next