Archive for September, 2012

September 29, 2012

“Films On Friday” segment, BBC Radio Oxford, 28/09/2012 (link expires 05/10/2012)

Click the link above to listen to James Cannon’s Drivetime show for BBC Radio Oxford on 28th Septembeer, which is available to play back on BBC iPlayer until 5/10/2012.

I come in at around the 1 hour 19 minute mark for the “Films On Friday” segment, and discuss week’s releases “Looper”, “The Campaign” and “Resident Evil: Retribution”

September 27, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 28th Sept Releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for Oxfordshire Guardian (which also appears in their sister paper, Basingstoke Observer), reviewing the releases for 28th Sept. Please click on the image below to see a larger version of the clipping, or click this link to read the article on the Guardian’s ‘e-paper’….

September 26, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Killing Them Softly” & “Hysteria” reviews

(please click the images to read the respective articles)

KILLING THEM SOFTLY

“An adept, entertaining thriller.”

HYSTERIA

“a gentle period comedy”

September 24, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Now Is Good” and “Savages” reviews

(please click the images to read the respective review)

NOW IS GOOD

“Whilst drifting quite often into slush, ‘Now Is Good’ maintains enough of an air of seriousness to not be completely dismissed”

SAVAGES

“Not Stone’s best, but far from his worst.”

September 22, 2012

“Films On Friday” segment, BBC Radio Oxford, 21/09/2012 (link expires 28/09/2012)

Click the link above to listen to James Cannon’s Drivetime show for BBC Radio Oxford on 21st September, which is available to play back on BBC iPlayer until 28/09/2012.

I come in at around the 1 Hour 18 minute mark for the “Films On Friday” segment, and discuss the UK box office along with the week’s releases in Oxfordshire (“Killing Them Softly”, “Savages” and “Now Is Good”).

September 21, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 14th Sept Releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for Oxfordshire Guardian, reviewing the releases for 14th Sept. Please click on the image below to see a larger version of the clipping, or click this link to read the article on the Guardian’s ‘e-paper’….

September 15, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 7th Sept Releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for Oxfordshire Guardian, reviewing the releases for 7th Sept. Please click on the image below to see a larger version of the clipping, or click this link to read the article on the Guardian’s ‘e-paper’….

September 15, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “To Rome With Love”, “ParaNorman”, “Premium Rush” reviews

(please click the images to read the articles)

TO ROME WITH LOVE

“hardly a substantial movie, but will sustain those looking for disposable laughs”

 

PARANORMAN

“entertaining from beginning to end”

PREMIUM RUSH

“solid, fun entertainment from actors whom know how to deliver the goods.”

September 13, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Hope Springs” and “The Sweeney” reviews

(please click the images to go to the relevent reviews)

HOPE SPRINGS

“An uplifting movie about a subject rarely covered”

 

THE SWEENEY

“Sensationalistic, brash, and with little if any resemblance to the original series, ‘The Sweeney’ nonetheless does the job it sets out to do.”

September 10, 2012

MPC Publications: September 2012 Film section

The September edition of my film section for MPC Publications, covering six different titles including:

-Highgate Handbook

-Barnet Local and High Barnet Local

-N21 Directory

-N14 Directory

-The Muswell Flyer

Please click the following links for the film review and feature with Clive Owen