THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #103

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Kill The Messenger’, ‘Pride,’ ‘John Wick,’ ‘The Best Of Me,’ ‘The Young And Prodigious T.S. Spivet’  and ‘For No Good Reason′ . This episode also contains an interview with Liano Liberato. To listen to the show you can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading

BRITISH FILM FESTIVAL 2014

by GREG KING The second British Film Festival which screens at Palace cinemas around Australia from November 5 - November 26 highlights the best of contemporary cinema from Britain, with a range of dramas, documentaries, comedies and biopics. As well, the festival will highlight six classics from the 60s, a period that saw more socially realistic and gritty dramas, like Billy Liar and Darling, featuring an Oscar winning performance from Julie Christie. This sidebar also features the classic, anarchic If... from director Lindsay Anderson, The Beatles in Richard Continue reading

JOHN WICK

Reviewed by GREG KING Directors: David Leith and Chad Stahelski Stars: Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen, Willem Dafoe, Lance Reddick, Adrianne Palicki, Iam McShane, John Leguizamo, Bridget Moynahan, Dean Winters, Omer Bernea, Keith Jardine. A cool, stylish and ultra violent action thriller with a high body count, John Wick is another variation on the revenge seeking vigilante film, but it doesn't merely rehash the familiar tropes of some recent similarly themed films. Written by Derek Kolstad, this adrenaline charged and and testosterone fuelled action movie Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #102

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Hector And The Search For Happiness’, ‘Living Is Easy (With Eyes Closed),’ ‘Whiplash,’ ‘This Is Where I Leave You,’  and ‘Fury′ . This episode also contains an interview with Simon Pegg, J.K. Simmons, Miles Teller, Jason Bateman, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, David Ayers and Bec Dakin (who has some very exciting news about how all the listeners can be part of new Australian film called the Tasmanian Babes Fiasco). Also don’t forget that it’s not to late to the win Continue reading

FURY

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: David Ayer Stars: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Pena, Jon Bernthal, Alicia von Rittberg, Jason Isaacs, Xavier Samuel, Jim Parrack, Scott Eastwood, Kevin Vance, Anamarie Marinca. This powerful and intense World War Two drama sees Brad Pitt back killing Nazis, something he did so effectively in Tarantino's bloody and violent Inglorious Basterds. But there is little of the tongue in cheek humour or cinematic references that shape his revisionist take on that war. Rather this is a more straightforward tale of heroism and Continue reading