Drama

I Am Legend. Dir. Francis Lawrence. Warner Bros.. 2007.

I Am Legend. Dir. Francis Lawrence. Warner Bros.. 2007. 150 150 Natalie Bishop

https://youtu.be/ewpYq9rgg3w Synopsis: I Am Legend, a cinematic adaption of a 1954 horror novel of the same name, is a post-apocalyptic “zombie” film with a difference; the genetically-engineered virus which transforms…

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The Swan Princess. Dir. Richard Rich. New Line Cinema. 1994.

The Swan Princess. Dir. Richard Rich. New Line Cinema. 1994. 150 150 Laura Birkin

The Swan Princess follows the story of Princess Odette and Prince Derek. From the time they are children it is hoped that they will marry and join their kingdoms, and as…

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The Prestige. Dir. Christopher Nolan. Warner Bros.. 2006.

The Prestige. Dir. Christopher Nolan. Warner Bros.. 2006. 150 150 Jessica Banks

Synopsis The Prestige (2006) is a film directed by Christopher Nolan and based upon an adaption of Christopher Priest’s 1995 novel. The film is set in twentieth century London and follows…

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The Horse Whisperer. Dir. Robert Redford. Touchstone Pictures. 1998.

The Horse Whisperer. Dir. Robert Redford. Touchstone Pictures. 1998. 150 150 Jade Hearsum

Representation of Animals in the Horse Whisperer Robert Redford directs and stars in the novel adaptation, The Horse Whisperer (1998). Set between the conflicting environments of urban New York and the rural countryside…

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Beasts Of The Southern Wild. Dir. Benh Zeitlin. Fox Searchlight Pictures. 2012.

Beasts Of The Southern Wild. Dir. Benh Zeitlin. Fox Searchlight Pictures. 2012. 150 150 Amy Kinsman

Beasts of the Southern Wild is set in Bathtub, a poor and very ethnically-mixed community in the Louisiana Bayou separated from other civilisation by a levee, a backdrop which conjures up the…

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Godzilla. Dir. Ishirō Honda. Toho. 1954.

Godzilla. Dir. Ishirō Honda. Toho. 1954. 150 150 Catherine Stanford

Synopsis “If we continue to test nuclear weapons, another Godzilla may arise.” The closing line of Honda’s Godzilla, emphasised by a prolonged close-up of the speaker’s face, is proudly overt in its…

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Fish Tank. Dir. Andrea Arnold. BBC Films. 2009.

Fish Tank. Dir. Andrea Arnold. BBC Films. 2009. 150 150 Jessica Hannington

Fish Tank. Dir. Andrea Arnold. BBC Films. 2009. Jessica Hannington Andrea Arnold’s British drama Fish Tank centres on a fifteen year old tearaway, Mia (Katie Jarvis), whose volatile and distant nature promises to…

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The Queen. Dir. Stephen Frears. Pathé Distribution. 2006.

The Queen. Dir. Stephen Frears. Pathé Distribution. 2006. 150 150 Emily Cuthbert

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqL42sjb96I&feature=emb_title In the centre of constitutional drama, The Queen, a moment occurs in which a stag unexpectantly enters into a private moment being experienced by Elizabeth II. The Stag has a highly…

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