Author Archives: aliceohare98

About aliceohare98

19 Film student at the University of Southampton and aspiring film journalist Lover of all things Ryan Gosling, science-fiction and Pixar

In light of the Weinstein Scandal, Hollywood has a problem

It has been almost a month since the New York Times published a series of shocking allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein (known for Gangs of New York, Pulp Fiction and Shakespeare in Love), sparking almost every big name in … Continue reading

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The Monthly Review: March | alicetalksfilm

I’ve decided to try and do something a bit new on my blog – on the first of every month I am going to publish something I’ve named ‘The Monthly Review’, a feature where I’ll be listing and discussing all … Continue reading

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Stop being ridiculous, La La Land deserves ALL its hype

I just got back from seeing La La Land in the cinema for the third time. If I’m perfectly honest, I could go and see it again right now and love it just as much. The last time a film … Continue reading

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Things 2016 Taught Us About the Film Industry

As we approached the New Year I asked a couple of members of my family what the best film they saw in 2016 was. A few answers were given, but the general consensus was the there had been quite a … Continue reading

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Arrival (2016) Review

Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Sicario) builds on his already impressive filmography with Arrival, potentially¬†his best work so far. The film follows protagonist Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams), a linguist who is chosen by the American military to help investigate the sudden … Continue reading

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The Light Between Oceans (2016) Review

It’s surprising how little time I’ve had to watch films for enjoyment since beginning my degree in Film Studies!¬†Using the first day of ‘reading week’ as the perfect excuse to explore my new local cinema for the first time I … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War (2016) Review

After another mistake that leads to the Avengers causing as much destruction as they do joy, the general public have had enough. Presented with the ‘Sokovia Accords’, a UN agreement that decides that the Avengers must be regulated in order … Continue reading

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