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Got stuck at home watching MasterChef last night? No problemo, CBR Film Blog has got you covered (covered until the free grog was brought out that is) with all the latest deets from Screen Canberra’s annual Expo! Read on to find out the juicy bits. Continue reading “CITY EAR // Screen Canberra Expo”
What does Quentin Tarantino, the 70s and Nicole Kidman have in common? Historically, not a lot but through the eyes of Brian Trenchard-Smith quite a bit. The man that perfected the Continue reading “CITY EAR // Ozploitation King in Town”
As if ole mate David Stratton hadn’t done enough for us in recent years, the legend has now brought us Essential Kaurismäki; a curated retrospective collection of Finland’s most prolific filmmaker Aki Kaurismäki. When we say prolific, we mean Continue reading “CITY EAR // Essential Kaurismäki”
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, and with booze, bratty kids and bad decisions, the sequel to Bad Moms is just as “bad” as the first. Continue reading “THE WEEKLY // A Bad Mom’s Christmas”
Based on Agatha Christie’s best-selling novel of the same name, Murder on the Orient Express explores one of her more thrilling cases about the spectacular Belgian detective Hercule Poirot’s. Continue reading “THE WEEKLY // Murder on the Orient Express”
When an impending snowstorm grounds all flights, strangers Ben (Idris Elba) and Alex (Kate Winslet) foolishly decide to charter a light plane to get them to where they need to be. I say foolishly, but while Continue reading “THE WEEKLY // The Mountain Between Us”
I love a good shark movie. The best ones are those which allude to the threat of the shark; a fin slicing through the water, a shadow underneath a swimmer, rather than the – often disappointing – full shot of the man-hungry beast. Continue reading “THE WEEKLY // 47 Meters Down”