Embracing the myth and earning the tiara.
Category: Film Review
Sympathy for the Robot: Introducing Metropolis 90
Celebrating ninety years of the enthralling, undeniable Grand Dame of silent cinema.
Get Behind Me Satan: Introducing Häxan
An extraordinary, disturbing silent gem uncovers the devil within.
Fantastic Franchises and How to Love Them
A highlight of the Potter-verse to date, the cinematic realisation of J.K. Rowling’s imagination finally has the chance to soar.
Caligari: A Beautiful Half-Forgotten Dream
The astonishing impact and legacy of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. The sinister backstory that inspired the film.
‘Tis a Silly Place: Screenage Kicks and the Holy Grail
Modern meets medieval for a special screening of Monty Python’s anarchic masterpiece.
Above and Beyond: Searching For Star Trek
Boldly threading pop-philosophy and an optimistic view of humanity through a summer blockbuster.
Introducing The Golem
The story and eerie atmosphere get under the skin in a pioneering piece of cinema almost completely lost to history.
White Zombie at Newcastle Castle
A Haitian voodoo master uses his diabolical powers to transform a young woman into a zombie on her wedding night.
Silents in the Castle: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Forcing us to confront our own dark side, and question whether we’d embrace it given the opportunity.
Silents in the Castle: Nosferatu
Visually striking, technically brilliant and dripping in dread, the dreadful legend of Count Orlock continues to grow.