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Prepare yourselves for Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate

Prepare yourselves for Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate

RuPaul’s Drag Race season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio is heading back to the big screen with a naturally disastrous sequel. Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate reunites us with Richard Martinez, the high school teacher who won the respect of his students by becoming the fierce Bianca Del Rio. Rachel Dratch returns as Bianca’s […]

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Jim Parsons and Claire Danes raise non-binary child in A Kid Like Jake

Jim Parsons and Claire Danes raise non-binary child in A Kid Like Jake

Claire Danes and Jim Parsons play parents trying to help their gender non-conforming child explore their identity in a new film from queer director Silas Howard. A Kid Like Jake stars Leo James Davis as the titular character, as parents Alex (Danes) and Greg (Parsons) begin the process of finding the best kindergarten for their […]

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April Film Reviews: The Quiet and the Divine

A Quiet Place (★★★★★) is one of the scariest horror films ever made. When you see it, make sure you turn off your mobile phone, don’t take any popcorn or food that will make a noise and don’t talk. The opening scenes are in complete silence. Evelyn and Lee Abbot (real-life married couple Emily Blunt […]

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Beijing film festival pulls Call Me By Your Name from line up

Beijing film festival pulls Call Me By Your Name from line up

Oscar-winning film Call Me By Your Name has been removed from the Beijing International Film Festival’s schedule ahead of its April run. The film picked up the Best Adapted Screenplay statue at 2018 The Academy Awards, it was also nominated for Best Picture, and Timothée Chalamet was in the running for the Best Actor award. Reuters have […]

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Shangela lands a role in upcoming A Star Is Born remake

Shangela lands a role in upcoming A Star Is Born remake

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars finalist Shangela Laquifa Wadley is set to join Lady Gaga on the silver screen. Shangie and Gaga will both appear in a new version of the 1937 musical A Star Is Born, with Lady Gaga in the title role. Speaking with Billboard, Shangela (aka DJ Pierce) said she would play a […]

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Alia Shawkat has sex every hour in upcoming comedy Duck Butter

Alia Shawkat has sex every hour in upcoming comedy Duck Butter

Arrested Development star Alia Shawkat signs up for a sexual social experiment in an upcoming comedy from Miguel Arteta. Shawkat stars as Naima, who meets Laia in a nightclub, and the pair decide to get to know each other by having sex on the hour, every hour, for an entire day. The bisexual actor also wrote […]

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Are the Spice Girls making a superhero movie?

Are the Spice Girls making a superhero movie?

Reports have emerged that pop favourites Spice Girls may be starring in an upcoming animated super hero film based on their spicy personas. Variety has announced that a project is being pitched to potential producers and all five original members have signed off on the idea. Victoria Beckham (Posh), Emma Bunton (Baby), Melanie Brown (Scary), […]

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‘Pacific Rim – Uprising’ is a disappointing rehash of the first film

‘Pacific Rim – Uprising’ is a disappointing rehash of the first film

Pacific Rim Uprising | Screening from 22nd March 2018  | ★ ★ ★  ½  Last night, I had the absolute pleasure of being at the Perth premiere of Pacific Rim Uprising, the long awaited sequel to Pacific Rim at Hoyts Carousel. As I sat down with my popcorn, excited to be transported back into the Pacific […]

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Renée Zellweger is Judy Garland in new BBC biopic

Renée Zellweger is Judy Garland in new BBC biopic

Bridget Jones star Renée Zellweger is taking on the role of Judy Garland in an upcoming BBC production. Judy will follow the story of Garland’s final performances in London before her death in 1969. “Set in winter 1968, the story takes place 30 years after Garland played the iconic role of Dorothy in The Wizard Of […]

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‘Coby’ is a respectful and captivating depiction of a transgender journey

‘Coby’ is a respectful and captivating depiction of a transgender journey

There’s no shortage of dramatic and documentary films that aim to capture what its like to transition from gender to another, but Coby, a documentary from French filmmaker Christian Sonderegger, shares that experience is a respectful and nuanced way, that avoids the usual storytelling gimmicks. The film premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival and has […]

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