James Luxford

James Luxford

James has been a professional film journalist and broadcaster for over a decade, writing for a number of outlets around the world. A film fan since they could crawl, they have an unhealthy devotion to the work of Quentin Tarantino, spends far too much on Blu-ray steelbooks, and sings badly to Lady Gaga songs while writing.

Lucy In The Sky Review - Natalie Portman Is Lost In Space

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Lucy In The Sky Review - Natalie Portman Is Lost In Space

Natalie Portman is lost in space in Noah Hawley's disjointed drama which aims for style over substance.

2019-12-05 15:24:48By James Luxford

Sleepy Hollow: Celebrating 20 Years Of Tim Burton's Gothic Hit

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Sleepy Hollow: Celebrating 20 Years Of Tim Burton's Gothic Hit

Celebrating 20 years of Sleepy Hollow, we take a look at how Tim Burton’s Hammer-inspired hit captured the filmmaker and his muse at a very influential moment.

2019-11-19 17:17:35By James Luxford

Gemini Man: How Far Will Movie De-Aging Go?

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Gemini Man: How Far Will Movie De-Aging Go?

With this kind of process becoming more common, what are the implications for the type of performances we might see in the future, and is it a good thing?

2019-10-09 19:54:17By James Luxford

Judy Review - A Familiar Biopic Lifted By Renee's Star Quality

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Judy Review - A Familiar Biopic Lifted By Renee's Star Quality

If the purpose of a biopic is to capture the spirit of a person, this glitzy drama hits almost all the right notes.

2019-10-05 22:12:28By James Luxford

Why First Blood, Not Rocky, Is Stallone’s Finest Film

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Why First Blood, Not Rocky, Is Stallone’s Finest Film

First Blood is a film that shows you can combine thrilling action with thoughtful drama, also drawing an incredible performance from Stallone.

2019-09-14 12:00:59By James Luxford