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Obituary: Director Joel Schumacher Dies Aged 80

The mighty Joel Schumacher has died at the age of 80. Having quietly battled cancer for a year, he finally succumbed to the disease. Movies In Focus has always been impressed by Schumacher’s visual flair and technique for storytelling. [...]

June 23, 2020

George Clooney’s BATMAN

In 1996 it was announced that George Clooney would be replacing Val Kilmer as Batman/Bruce Wayne in Batman & Robin – the fourth instalment in the Warner Bros. hugely successful Batman franchise. Clooney would share the screen with box office [...]

June 2, 2020

The End Of MICHAEL CLAYTON Is One Of The All Time Greats

Written and directed by Tony Gilroy, Michael Clayton is a cracking legal thriller starring George Clooney as a ‘fixer for a New York law firm who gets in over his over his head when he’s tasked to handle an internal crisis. This final [...]

April 26, 2020

Why Ben Affleck Was A Great BATMAN

Ben Affleck was a great Batman and the perfect fit for a screen incarnation of Bob Kane’s iconic superhero. Movies In Focus thought that Affleck would make a great Batman going back to Good Will Hunting and Armageddon. He had the build and the [...]

April 11, 2020

MICHAEL CLAYTON – The End

This final scene from Tony Gilroy‘s Michael Clayton might be one of the all-time greats. George Clooney delivers some great acting in this sequence, with no dialogue. It’s all in the [...]

June 26, 2018

8 Is The New 11: First Poster For OCEAN’S 8

Sandra Bullock is the sister of George Clooney’s Danny Ocean in Ocean’s 8, the spin-off from Steven Soderbergh’s all-star comedy-heist franchise. Bullock is Debbie Ocean, Danny’s estranged sister and she’s getting in on the family business [...]

December 17, 2017

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