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Remembering The Great Harold Ramis

The great Harold Ramis would have been 76 years old on 21 November 2020. He passed away in 2014 at the age of 69 from autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis. To many he will always be Egon Spengler in the Ghostbusters movies but to others he was a damn [...]

November 21, 2020

Basketball On Film

Ben Affleck starring basketball drama, Finding The Way Back is out now on Digital Download and it arrives on DVD & Blu-ray on 12 October. To celebrate, Movies In Focus is looking at a selection of basketball-focused films.  Here you [...]

October 6, 2020

Notebook Reviews: THE RAZOR’S EDGE

John Byrum – 1984 A passion project for star (and co-writer) Bill Murray, The Razor’s Edge is an adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham’s 1944 novel of the same name. John Byrum’s film is a disappointing melodrama that lacks any [...]

September 29, 2020

Notebook Reviews: RUSHMORE

Wes Anderson – 1998 It has the mighty Bill Murray in it, so of course it’s going to be good – but Wes Anderson‘s Rushmore is a fantastic off-beat comedy. It’s anchored by Murray, but Jason Schwartzman is also excellent [...]

September 25, 2020

Sofia Coppola & Bill Murray Reteam For ON THE ROCKS

Apple TV+ and A24 have announced that On The Rocks, Sofia Coppola’s reteaming with the mighty Bill Murray will play in UK cinemas from 2 October, before arriving on Apple TV+ on 23 October. The pair previously worked together on the brilliant [...]

September 7, 2020

Wes Anderson’s ISLE OF DOGS Isn’t Just For Kids

The general gist is that Movies In Focus are rarely does animation – but Wes Anderson‘s 2018 film Isle of Dogs is a mini-masterpiece Anderson’s stop-motion feature is a gem of a movie. It might be animated, but this exceptionally put [...]

July 7, 2020

Notebook Reviews: CHARLIE’S ANGELS

McG – 2000  McG’s Charlie’s Angels is so-so at best. This action-comedy starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu is played for the laughs rather than the thrills. It feels like the director has little faith in the [...]

April 14, 2020

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