Freda Cooper

Freda Cooper

Freda can’t remember a time when she wasn’t a film fan, so it’s no surprise that her natural habitat is a darkened room in front of a big screen. When she emerges blinking into the daylight, she can also be heard on the radio – inevitably talking about all things movies. Favourite film? The Third Man. Top ten? Don’t get her started…

Silence Of The Lambs At 30: How Clarice Starling Introduced A New Type Of Female Hero

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Silence Of The Lambs At 30: How Clarice Starling Introduced A New Type Of Female Hero

When Clarice Starling arrived on our screens 30 years ago in Silence Of The Lambs female characters turned a corner. They’ve never looked back.

2021-02-11 11:56:07By Freda Cooper

Interview: Ralph Fiennes Talks New Film The Dig And His Return As M In James Bond

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Interview: Ralph Fiennes Talks New Film The Dig And His Return As M In James Bond

We spoke to actor Ralph Fiennes about new film The Dig, how he nailed the Suffolk accent and what it is like to play M in the James Bond franchise.

2021-01-25 15:15:38By Freda Cooper

Cast Away At 20: Celebrating One Of Cinema's Unsung Heroes - Wilson

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Cast Away At 20: Celebrating One Of Cinema's Unsung Heroes - Wilson

With Cast Away turning 20 this week, we celebrate one of cinema's most silent and unsung heroes - Wilson.

2020-12-21 15:03:04By Freda Cooper

Misery At 30: Celebrating One Of The Most Disturbing Films Ever Made

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Misery At 30: Celebrating One Of The Most Disturbing Films Ever Made

"I'm your number one fan." Turning 30 this week, we reflect on how Rob Reiner's adaptation of Stephen King's Misery remains one of the most disturbing films ever made.

2020-11-30 17:33:27By Freda Cooper

The Elephant Man At 40: Celebrating David Lynch's Best Film

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The Elephant Man At 40: Celebrating David Lynch's Best Film

Celebrating The Elephant Man's 40th anniversary, we look at the making of director David Lynch's best movie.

2020-10-06 18:01:48By Freda Cooper