Articles by Niall Browne

Mayhem Film Festival Announces Dates For 2019

The Mayhem Film Festival will be back in 2019. The Nottingham-based genre film festival will return to Broadway Cinema from 10 to 13 October 2019. So clear your diary, make your plans and get ready to embrace some of the strangest movies [...]

February 21, 2019

Peter Tork Member Of The Monkees Dies

On 29 February 2012, a week-old Movies In Focus published news announcing the death of The Monkees singer Davy Jones. Now almost exactly 7 years later I’m reporting that his bandmate Peter Tork has also died. 77 year old Tork was the bassist [...]

February 21, 2019

The Cinematic History Of Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg is one of the greatest and most influential directors of our time, his CV spanning an incredible array of iconic and unforgettable films such as Jaws, Jurassic Park and Schindler’s List to name but a few. To celebrate the 25th [...]

February 20, 2019

Blu-ray Review: WORLD ON A WIRE Is The Matrix 1.0

Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s epic 1973 science fiction television film, World On A Wire still packs an impressive gut punch 50 years after it first hit the screen. Fassbinder’s neo-noir is a precursor to The Matrix, a film which blends [...]

February 19, 2019

Are You Ready For SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK?

Produced by Guillermo del Toro, Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark, is a horror anthology movie aimed at kids. I imagine it’s sort of a gateway drug to hook kids into the horror genre. This looks to have the look and feel of an [...]

February 17, 2019

Check Out Director Jimmy Dean’s Vampire Short V

Vampire films have been around for decades and nearly every angle has been explored in an attempt to breathe new life into the undead horror sub-genre. However, director Jimmy Dean has managed to craft a fresh take in his short film, V. The 10 [...]

February 16, 2019

Take AQUAMAN Home

Who would have believed that James Wan’s Aquaman would gross over $328 million at the US box-office and more than $1.21 billion globally? Not you and not me. Well, the Jason Momoa superhero adventure is heading to home entertainment formats [...]

February 13, 2019

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