Check out this exclusive featurette from While We're Young, available now on Virgin Movies. In it, actors Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts , and Star Wars star Adam Driver talk about what it was like working with director Noah Baumbach on his latest generation-gap comedy.
29 July 2015, 9:57am
If the latest Spectre trailer has got you itching for seriously slick spy action, good news: no need to wait until October for your fix. Tom Cruise is back as agent Ethan Hunt in another efficient, well-paced blockbuster that deliver its action with a wink and a nod - just like its hero.
29 July 2015, 9:10am
This week sees the release of one of the most surprising, refreshing and arguably game-changing films of the year. No, not Doctor Proctor’s Fart Powder (although, you know, insta-classic if we ever we saw one) - we’re talking about Hot Pursuit, a big-budget studio buddy comedy, which stars two of Hollywood’s biggest female stars (Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara), and directed/produced/edited by women, too.
23 July 2015, 3:18pm
A rather muscly Jake Gyllenhaal punches his way back on to cinema screens next week, in true-life boxing drama Southpaw. So to celebrate this fact, we spent hours in the lab doings lots of reasearch and drawing up complicated algorithms to define his top 10 sexiest movie moments. Purely in the name of scientific research, of course.
23 July 2015, 2:42pm
No one runs quite like Tom Cruise. Whether its down the world’s tallest building on his last impossible mission, through Jerry Maguire’s airport, away from aliens in War Of The Worlds or through an empty Times Square in Vanilla Sky – they’re all sprinted through with that cheek-huffing grimace of pure intensity burning on his face.
23 July 2015, 9:28am
If you've ever wondered what's going on in someone else's head, Pixar's Inside Out provides an extraordinarily imaginative answer. The inner turmoil of an 11-year-old girl is brought vividly to life in this empathetic and surprisingly profound animation that's born from a genuine understanding of human psychology and that has smart ideas and visual chutzpah spilling out of its seams. Co-director Pete Docter (Up, Monsters, Inc.) came up with the concept after observing changes to his own daughter and his protectiveness and parental love shines through.
16 July 2015, 9:11am
It's hard to believe that just eight years ago, we were living in a world that didn't have the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a densley woven and inetrconnected series of films featuring the same characters that's evolved before our very eyes. These days, you can't go anywhere without bumping into Iron Man here or Rocket Raccoon there, and this week the smallest in the canon, Ant-Man,starring Paul Rudd, hits our screens, just one more crusader from a cast of 9000 characters which inhabit the same universe. If, for whatever reason you've managed to escape the marvel that is the MCU, then join us as we present 10 interesting facts you can pretend you knew all along.
14 July 2015, 1:15pm
Ant-Man, Marvel’s newest (and indeed smallest) superhero makes his way to the multiplex this month. The diminutive do-gooder isn’t exactly what you’d call a household name; I mean he’s not even an Avenger (yet). So unless you’re a card-carrying comic book geek there’s a good chance that you’ve never heard of Marvel’s latest costumed crime fighter. But never fear, The Explainer is here to offer up an introductory course to all things Ant-Man.
8 July 2015, 2:34pm
The revolution starts here, Hunger Games fans! Lionsgate have released eight new character posters for the final instalment of The Hunger Games Saga to get your fires burning ahead of Mockingjay Part 2 later this year, and they're pretty epic.
8 July 2015, 1:50pm
Brian Wilson from The Beach Boys is a perfect biopic subject: massively talented, yet with a host of problems and a complicated history that make for a deeply involving movie. Rather than follow a conventional timeline, this offbeat portrait flits between two eras: the 1960s, when the band were beginning to become successful, and the early 1990s, when Wilson was a reclusive man living in the shadow of both his fame and his manager Eugene (a brilliantly cast Paul Giamatti).