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5 reasons why The Babadook is the scariest film of the year

The story of a children’s pop-up book that unleashes a terrifying creature into the home of a troubled mother and son, Australian horror movie The Babadook hit cinemas recently. But don’t be fooled into thinking this is your average ‘monster under the bed’ chiller. Jordan Sims lists five key reasons why this is the most terrifying film of …

5 reasons why Zoolander is an underrated classic

Each Monday, film fan and champion of the downtrodden Jordan Sims picks out an overlooked gem or unfairly maligned masterpiece – and gives them the spotlight they so dearly deserve. This week, it’s the turn of anarchic fashion world satire Zoolander. Here are five reasons why it’s an underrated classic. 1. It’s a family affair It’s a …

Film What's On November 3, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch – 10 of his finest (and funniest) moments

Everybody likes a bit of Benedict Cumberbatch. Skipping effortlessly between highbrow thespian dramas and pulpy Hollywood entertainment, the A-List actor and Sherlock star is fast becoming a national treasure. But there are plenty of reasons beyond the obvious to celebrate the man. Jordan Sims looks back at ten brilliant and slightly bizarre moments from his career …

Film What's On October 29, 2014

5 reasons why The Invention of Lying is an underrated classic

Each Monday, film fan and champion of the downtrodden Jordan Sims picks out an overlooked gem or unfairly maligned masterpiece – and gives them the spotlight they so dearly deserve. This week, it’s the turn of Ricky Gervais’ conceptual 2009 comedy The Invention of Lying. Here are five reasons why it’s an underrated classic. 1. …

Film What's On October 27, 2014

5 reasons why The Room is an underrated classic

Each Monday, film fan and champion of the downtrodden Jordan Sims picks out an overlooked gem or unfairly maligned masterpiece – and gives them the spotlight they so dearly deserve. This week, it’s the turn of so bad it’s good disaster The Room to get its time in the sun. Here’s 5 reasons why it’s an …

Film What's On October 20, 2014

5 reasons why The Money Pit is an underrated classic

Each Monday, film fan and champion of the downtrodden Jordan Sims picks out an overlooked gem or unfairly maligned masterpiece – and gives them the spotlight they so dearly deserve. This week, it’s the turn of forgotten Tom Hanks comedy The Money Pit to get its time in the sun. Here’s 5 reasons why it’s …

Film What's On October 6, 2014

5 reasons why Starship Troopers is an underrated classic

Dismissed by many as a cheesy, lame-brained sci-fi actioner with naff acting and absurd plot points back in the ’90s, Starship Troopers is only steadily beginning to get the respect it truly deserves. Fans already salute its sublime satirical edge and pitch-black humour, but that’s not all there is to celebrate. Jordan Sims picks out …

Film What's On September 29, 2014

5 reasons why Tremors is an underrated classic

Mocked on release but much-loved by an appropriately underground fanbase, cult comedy-horror flick Tremors is perhaps the greatest movie ever made about subterranean desert monsters. Kicking off a brand new series looking at underrated gems, Jordan Sims gives five reasons why the preposterous 1990 B-movie demands your attention. 1: It made a ton of money Although …

Film What's On September 22, 2014
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