michael douglas

The 2020 Golden Globes Full Nominations List

It’s easy to become cynical when you write about movies. You get to see the good, the bad and the ugly and sometimes that makes you jaded. However, there’s nothing like watching quality movies succeed and when you see the list of [...]

December 9, 2019

Pondering Curtis Hanson’s WONDER BOYS 16 Years On

Curtis Hanson has died at the age of 71. He’ll be forever known for LA Confidential, but Wonder Boys is a Movies In Focus favourite. Hanson’s adaptation of Michael Chabon’s novel is an almost the perfect film – smart script, [...]

September 21, 2016

Chasing The Dragon: Drugs On Film

Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario, coming to Blu-ray, DVD and digital platforms from February 1st, 2016 courtesy of Lionsgate Home Entertainment, is a visceral, unflinching portrayal of the war against drugs. Critically lauded and impossible to tear your [...]

January 26, 2016

Michael Douglas Hunts Jeremy Irvine In BEYOND THE REACH

Michael Douglas is one of the few A-list stars to have a blemish-free filmography. He consistently delivers quality films and even his lesser efforts are worth your time. Going by this trailer, Beyond The Reach looks to continue this trend. Douglas [...]

February 9, 2015

ANT-MAN Teaser Trailer – It Could Have Been Worse

I have to be honest here – this trailer for Ant-Man could be worse. I’m hitting serious comic book fatigue with these Marvel movies but at least this has Michael Douglas to keep-up the interest levels. This sell-out comic book hell is [...]

January 7, 2015

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