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Why blame spectators for a lack in quality of film, when people are essentially told what to watch all the time by the industry and the media.

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Cinephiliac moments: Week 1

Moments, objects, elements of films I have seen this week that I connected with in a meaningful way.

October 2017: 10 new movies you need to know about

So many films, so little time. CineCola highlights a number of UK (and, possibly, Ireland) theatrical releases for the month of October 2017. 1 – BLADE RUNNER 2049 by Denis Villeneuve (USA, 2017) UK release date: October 5, 2017 Denis Villeneuve directs the sequel to the beloved and celebrated Ridley Scott 1982 sci-fi feature Blade…

June 2017: 10 new movie releases you need to know about

So many films, so little time. CineCola highlights a number of UK (and, possibly, Ireland) theatrical releases for the month of June. 1 – AFTER THE STORM (Hirokazu Kore-eda, Japan) Release date: June 2 (limited, 25+) Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda (Like Father, Like Son) returns to the big screen with the well-received family drama After…

Cannes 2017: 10 highlights of this year’s program

The 70th Festival de Cannes will take place in Cannes, France, on May 17-28. This year’s landmark edition features many-a-great films in its official selection. CineCola took a look at what’s on offer and settled on 10 films that are slightly more mouth-watering than others. (NOTE: This list does not include films of the independent…

May 2017: 10 new movie releases you need to know about

So many films, so little time. CineCola highlights a number of UK (and, possibly, Ireland) theatrical releases for the month of May. 1 – THE JOURNEY¬†(Nick Hamm, UK) Release date: May 5 (limited, 25+) The Journey, directed by Nick Hamm, charts a fictional meeting between adversarial Northern Ireland politicians Ian Paisley, leaders of the Democratic…