20th Nov2020

‘Jungleland’ VOD Review

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Jack O’Connell, Jessica Barden | Written by Max Winkler, Theodore Bressman | Directed by Max Winkler Being a big fan of movies like Rocky, Warrior, The Fighter and, well, any movie that centers around boxing but is way more about the heart of the characters involved, I am always quick to watch […]

26th Jun2018

Interview: Writer/Director Simeon Halligan on ‘Habit’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host Stuart Wright talks to writer/director Simeon Halligan about his new film Habit, which is based on the cult novel by Stephen McGeagh and stars Jessica Barden, Elliot James Langridge, William Ash, Roxanne Pallett and Joanne Mitchell. The film follows Michael and his chance meeting with Lee that leads to a […]

02nd Oct2017

First look at Simeon Halligan’s ‘Habit’

by Phil Wheat

Director Simeon Halligan’s latest horror opus, Habit, will receive its premiere at Grimmfest on Thursday 5th October, as the opening night gala for the festival. The film is an adaptation of Steven McGeagh’s cult novel, which is set in a neon-drenched dystopian Manchester. Alongside Elliot James Langridge (Northern Soul), the production features an incredible Northern […]

11th Sep2017

‘Mindhorn’ DVD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Julian Barratt, Simon Farnaby, Essie Davis, Russell Tovey, Andrea Riseborough, Jessica Barden, Harriet Walter, Steve Coogan | Written by Julian Barratt, Simon Farnaby | Directed by Sean Foley Washed-up Richard Thorncroft (Julian Barratt) peaked with hit 1980s detective show ‘Mindhorn’, playing the titular Isle of Man sleuth with a robotic eye that allowed him […]