What’s in a Movie Budget [illustration]

Every movie budget is packed with things that the common moviegoers and even most aspiring filmmakers would never think about. Not only do you have to take care of the cost of the actors, crew and marketing, but it also costs money to do something as simple as scouting locations. Once you have found the … Continue reading What’s in a Movie Budget [illustration]

Game of Thrones – An Epic Fantasy with Imperfect and Believable Characters

I’ve been watching Game of Thrones since its first episode. I can honestly say that after two seasons of it and with a third on the way, it’s one of the best shows on TV – just look at the gaggle of awards it’s won in just two seasons, plus all the nominations. If these … Continue reading Game of Thrones – An Epic Fantasy with Imperfect and Believable Characters

Worst Continuity Problems in Films

Ever watched a movie and noticed that the placement of a character’s scar, or the prop or costume used seemed a little bit off?  It most likely is, but don’t judge the production team too hard. There is a lot of work, arduous planning and meticulous editing that goes into producing a feature film. Despite … Continue reading Worst Continuity Problems in Films

Top Five Christmas Comedies

Christmas movies are often classified as classics, frequently entering the realm of feel good fodder for the entire family to enjoy on a long winter night. And with new holiday movies being released each and every year, the choices are endless with content ranging from Christmas comedy to silver screen classics or even chick flick … Continue reading Top Five Christmas Comedies

Why The Theatre Still Remains A Popular Form Of Entertainment

Today, every type of recorded entertainment is available on demand, in our homes. We can watch a film or television series of our choice on any day, at any time, on a large, high resolution screen. We can start and stop our entertainment at will. We have the entire history of film and television to … Continue reading Why The Theatre Still Remains A Popular Form Of Entertainment

All Hail the Geeks: 7 of TVs Biggest Nerds

When you think of a nerd, you probably picture suspenders, taped glasses and social banishment, but the latest TV geeks are changing the stereotype. Don’t get me wrong; they’re still pretty socially awkward and relate better to computers than to people, but TV’s best geeks know how to turn those disadvantages into major benefits. And, … Continue reading All Hail the Geeks: 7 of TVs Biggest Nerds

Film to Theatre Adaptations across the West End

London’s West End has one of the world’s most vibrant theatre scenes. Theatre is a part of our culture that I’ve always been very proud of and I think more people should be too. As a theatre enthusiast, I try to visit the West End a few times every year because there’s always so much to … Continue reading Film to Theatre Adaptations across the West End

Best Movies for Travel Inspiration

There are few things that can inspire wanderlust as much as a good film. Maybe it is the scenery, or just seeing the rewarding trip being taken by the main characters. Whatever it is, many travelers like to pop in a movie or two before they head out on their own adventures. I have a … Continue reading Best Movies for Travel Inspiration

How is the World Going to End?

If there’s one thing Hollywood has taught us, it’s that the world is going to end in some horrible fashion. As long as Will Smith or Tom Cruise is around everything will be fine, but unfortunately they can’t live forever. So the end of the world is coming, but what will cause it? Here are … Continue reading How is the World Going to End?