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Watch The Gripping Short Film GRIEF Online

Movies In Focus was impressed by Brock Bodell and Daniel Perry’s, short film Grief (you can read a review here). With a running time of less than 14 minutes, the horror/thriller manages to deliver a lot of emotional and visual turmoil and it [...]

April 8, 2020

COVID-19 Leads To A Streaming Explosion

The global pandemic which is COVID-19 means that the majority of countries are in lockdown and most people are confined to their homes under orders from the government. This had led to a massive explosion in online streaming as people look to while [...]

April 8, 2020

Notebook Reviews: THE HURRICANE

[usr 3.5 text=”false”] Norman Jewison – 1999 The Hurricane is a noble biopic of Rueben Carter, the middleweight boxer who was falsely accused of murder in 1966 (immortalised in the wonderful Bob Dylan song). Norman Jewison offers [...]

April 8, 2020

Notebook Reviews: ENTRAPMENT

Jon Amiel – 1999 The great Sean Connery proves that he still has what it takes to headline a an action-thriller with this slick cat and mouse thriller from director Jon Amiel. Catherine Zeta-Jones is also very good as the co-lead – but [...]

April 7, 2020

Shyamalan’s SIGNS Still Shines In These COVID-19 Times

Released in 2002, M.Night Shyamalan‘s Signs is a masterful Hitchcockian thriller about a low-key alien invasion. Alfred Hitchcock‘s The Birds was clearly an inspiration for the writer-director. Dripping with fear of the unknown and an [...]

April 6, 2020

Notebook Reviews: TEQUILA SUNRISE

Robert Towne – 1988  Tequila Sunrise is a sizzling first-rate thriller from the great writer/director Robert Towne.  This 1988 film is slick and enjoyable with a top tier cast (Mel Gibson, Kurt Russell and Michelle Pfeiffer) who all [...]

April 6, 2020

The Great TROLLS Test

Not only has the coronavirus pandemic had a devastating impact on the entire world, but it’s also had serious impact on the entertainment industry. Movie release dates have been cancelled and postponed as cinemas around the world shutter to [...]

April 4, 2020

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