Archive for October, 2012

October 30, 2012

“Films On Friday”- Bond Special, BBC Radio Oxford, 26/10/2012 (link expires 02/11/2012)

Click the link above to listen to James Cannon’s Drivetime show for BBC Radio Oxford on 26th October, which is available to play back on BBC iPlayer until 02/11/2012.

I come in at around the 1 hour 20 min mark for the “Films On Friday” segment, and discuss the UK box office along with the week’s big release, James Bond film “Skyfall”.

October 25, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “Skyfall” review.

My review of the James Bond film “Skyfall” for Oxfordshire Guardian and it’s sister paper Basingtoke Observer. Please click on the image to read a larger version of the article, or click here to read it in the Guardian’s ‘e-paper’.

October 20, 2012

BBC Radio Oxford: “Films On Friday” 19/10/2012 (expires 26/10/2012)

Please click the image below to listen to my “Films On Friday” segment for BBC Radio Oxford’s Drivetime show with James Cannon. I come in at about 1 hour 20 mins and review “Beasts of The Southern Wild”, “Frankenweenie”, “Madagascar 3” & “Paranormal Activity 4”. The link expires on 26/10/2012/

October 20, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted”

“A warm and funny story complimented by a great cast”

(please click image to read article)

October 19, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 19th October releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for 19th October, as it appears in Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer. Please click on the image below to read a larger version…

October 19, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Hotel Transylvania” and “Ruby Sparks” reviews

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RUBY SPARKS

“a well written intelligent comedy”

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA

“probably more fun for kids than adults”

October 18, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”: 12th Oct Releases

Please find below my “At The Movies’ roundup for 12th October, as published in the Oxfordshire Guardian and it’s sister paper Basingstoke Observer. Please click on the image to read a larger version:

October 11, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Taken 2”, “Liberal Arts”, “Sparkle”

please click the images below to read the articles

TAKEN 2

“will be enough to please fans of the first.”
LIBERAL ARTS

“enough to entertain almost anyone”

SPARKLE

“Not terrible, but certainly not deserving of being the final bow of a genuine superstar”

October 10, 2012

MPC Publications: October 2012 Film section

The October 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 on The London Film Festival 2012

October 6, 2012

“Films On Friday” segment, BBC Radio Oxford, 05/10/2012 (link expires 12/10/2012)

Click the link above to listen to James Cannon’s Drivetime show for BBC Radio Oxford on 5th October, which is available to play back on BBC iPlayer until 12/10/2012.

I come in at around the 1 hour 28min mark for the “Films On Friday” segment, and discuss the UK box office along with the week’s releases in Oxfordshire (“The Perks of Being a Wallflower”, “Taken 2”, “Sinister” and “Liberal Arts”).