All posts tagged Jennifer Lawrence

Film Review: Dark Phoenix – X-men series goes up in flames

The X-Men franchise has gone on for almost 20 years, but given how Disney has now acquired Fox, it’s reaching its end. The last main entry and ending to the […]

Mind the Gap Between the Pay for Men and Women: Hollywood’s Gender Pay Inequality

‘It’s our time to have wage equality once and for all’ declared Patricia Arquette in her Oscar acceptance speech for Best Supporting Actress for Boyhood. By expressing this long overdue […]

Red Sparrow Review – Jennifer Lawrence’s Latest Film is a Covert Exercise in Style over Substance

Francis Lawrence has spent all his career doing book adaptations. And whilst that seems pigeonholed, the genres of the films have been surprisingly diverse. He’s made action-fantasy, post-apocalyptic sci-fi, romance, […]

Damned if she does, damned if she doesn’t

Last week, Jennifer Lawrence chose to wear a stunning Versace gown at a press event for her latest film, Red Sparrow. Lawrence was photographed, outside in London, with four wrapped […]

mother! Review – A Biblical Bludgeoning of Artistic Allegory that’ll leave you Speechless

Darren Aronofsky is a singular visionary in the pantheon of technically and narratively recalcitrant filmmaking. And his newest think-piece, mother!, might be his most daring and controversial work yet: seeing as […]

Sex Tapes and Leaked Nudes

It seems so strange that a video of a couple having sex is enough to launch an empire. Why do we, as a society, react the way we do when […]

Are Women Funny?

With the recent release of the female-led Ghostbusters remake, film critics and movie-goers alike have been subjected to the age-old debate concerning comedy blockbusters: ‘Can female-led comedies be commercially successful […]

Ellen’s Box – Do Not Dismiss My Anger

Fittingly for the subject matter of this week’s column, I’m about to have a bit of a moan. Nothing to do with being or feeling negative, I hasten to add, […]