Retrospective – The Apartment

The Apartment

The 85th Academy Awards will be on next Sunday. Fifty-three years ago, at the 33rd Oscars ceremony, The Apartment was the last black and white film to win Best Picture – along with another four Oscars. Today, looking back on the classic film, it’s easy to see why it was such a hit and why … Continue reading

Lincoln review

Lincoln is Spielberg’s 31st directed film and probably one of his most challenging. Centred on Abraham Lincoln’s final few months alive, the film focuses on the political battle to end the civil war and the abolishment of slavery, through passing the 13th amendment. Lincoln is a political drama, and as with any subject on politics it is … Continue reading