Top 10 Escapes

10. The Dark Knight Rises

While Batman isn’t known for escapology, there were a few worthy escapes in this movie. Most of Gotham’s security forces escape from underground, meanwhile Batman escapes first from prison with that haunting theme song playing in the background, and finally from a fiery hell-death of nuclear proportions. Continue reading

Dallas Buyers Club review

Title: Dallas Buyers Club

 

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, Jennifer Garner

Release Date: February 7th

 

Set in the 1980s, Dallas Buyers Club tells the story of Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey), an electrician who is diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. The homophobic Woodroof initially struggles to come to terms with his “faggot” illness, but eventually accepts his situation and seeks treatment. Continue reading

Free Fall review

Title: Free Fall

Director: Stephen Lacant

Starring: Hanno Koffler, Max Riemelt, Katharina Schüttler

Release Date: January 31st

 

As the LGBT lifestyle and culture has become more socially acceptable in today’s world, films concerning the dilemmas and lives of gay, lesbian and trans* people are becoming more prevalent. In recent years, we’ve seen the likes of The Kids Are All Right and Milk, while the Palme d’Or winning Blue Is The Warmest Colour was one of the most talked about films of last year. Continue reading