MUBI’s 2022 Festival Focus: Cannes

The 2022 Cannes Film Festival has begun and from May 17-28 some of the best films from around the globe will have their world premiere, with some even vying for the coveted Palm D’Or. MUBI’s CANNES FESTIVAL FOCUS SERIES KICKS-OFF, ONLY ON MUBI, STARTING MAY 14 MULHOLLAND DRIVESeries Celebrates Cannes Film Festival, includes films from... Continue Reading →

‘Operation Mincemeat’ Review: An interesting topic is bogged down by an unfocused story.

Director(s): John Madden Writer(s): Michelle Ashford Cast: Colin Firth, Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IKEaHl_8CY In 1943, during the height of the Second World War, it seemed as though the German forces were a step ahead of everyone. The British forces needed to divert the German army away from Sicily to ensure the invasion would be... Continue Reading →

‘Conversations With Friends’ Review: Alison Oliver’s debut is heartbreaking in another Sally Rooney winner

Director(s): Leanne Welham, Lenny Abrahamson Writer(s): Alice Birch Cast: Joe Alwyn, Alison Oliver, Sasha Lane, Jemima Kirke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lvxQuOvf9s The release of Normal People, the first Sally Rooney adaptation, came only a month into the COVID-19 lockdown of 2020 and quickly took the world by storm. The melodramatic romance is a hard watch, but one of... Continue Reading →

‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ Review: One of Marvel’s bigger disappointments.

Director(s): Sam Raimi Writer(s): Michael Waldron Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, Benedict Wong https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__Gugj6R8F0 When Iron Man kicked off the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) in 2008, it was never meant to be the creation of something that had never been done before. Marvel itself has been around for almost a century, and these characters, and... Continue Reading →

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