All Things Film Blog

Must Watch: The Shield (2002–2008)

Each month we take a look at a TV show that DEMANDS to be Binge Watched. Why? The Shield was buried in the UK on it’s initial run, screening on some random Channel 5 derivate at 11pm where no one was watching.  Which is a shame as personally for me The Shield rates as one of the best TV shows ... Read More »

Blog: Why Star Wars Is Important to Us…

Grosse Point Geek, Motion Picture Maniac and All Things Film editor Phil Hobden explain in their own words just WHY Star Wars is important to them whilst sharing their favourite moments and characters!  First up…   Motion Picture Maniac  These days it’s rare for a film to overwhelm me with butterflies, make me feel different upon witnessing its gargantuan scope ... Read More »

Feature: Loren Janes : How The West Was Won

“I might jump an open drawbridge, Or Tarzan from a vine. ‘Cause I’m the unknown stuntman that makes Eastwood look so fine.” From The Fall Guy Theme Tune Loren Janes Passed away in June 2017, mostly united by mainstream media in the UK.  I figured as I’d interviewed Janes back in 2008 and went into detail about his landmark career it would ... Read More »

Blog: All Things Film – Friend Request (2016) Reviewed

I suppose it was inevitable that last year’s Unfriended may spawn some copycat thriller/horror movies. Now that I’ve delved (albeit not too deep) I discover that Friend Request could well have been made before Unfriended and has been sitting on the distribution shelf for a while. It’s not hard to see why. Friend Request does for horror, what any idiotic ... Read More »

Blog: All Things Film – Eye in the Sky (2016) Reviewed

Really, this should be re-titled “Good Kill 2” as it’s basically the exact same film that starred Ethan Hawke undergoing some severe traumatic interludes as he’s manning the trigger on the drone that’s going to wipe out a bunch of Brown people. Here, the action is set in Nairobi where a group of terrorists are busy strapping suicide vests to ... Read More »