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Gamble on a Good Film: An Overview of How Gambling and Casinos Are Depicted...

Gambling in films has been around for decades from the early westerns right up to the recent release of Spectre, certainly action films and...

ALIEN: A Sci-fi Iconoclast

“Believing the strangest things, loving the alien” David Bowie Alien is one of the most discussed, dissected and academically analysed movies in modern cinema....

Casino Games in the Movies

Casino games are often used in movies to create tension and excitement, to give us an insight into the characters in the story, or...

Five Films To Watch If You Enjoyed Guardians Of The Galaxy

Written By: Kieron Townend With Marvel's latest effort, Guardians of the Galaxy proving to be both a critical and commercial hit, the time only seems...

‘All My Love To You Poppet..’ – Robin Williams (1951-2014)

A comedic force of nature whose broad appeal defied a modern era saturated in foul-mouthed frat-packs, prompting a consistent ratio of tears of laughter...

The Expendables Effect: Why the Action Franchise is a Comeback Cure-All for Aging Movie...

Written By: Chris McKittrick While appearing on The Howard Stern Show in October 2012, pro wrestling superstar Hulk Hogan brought up The Expendables 3, the...

Retrospective: Dark Knight Trilogy

Written By: Kieron Townend As a part of Movie Marker’s third birthday celebrations, I have been asked to look at my favourite movie trilogy and...

Indies To Watch In Second Half Of 2014: Top 10

Written By: Scott Davis After all the blockbusters have shattered box-office records and obliterated our ear drums, attention will soon turn to some of the...

Birthday Feature: Three’s a Crowd

 Movie fans have fallen in love with many-a-trilogy over the years. They allow our favourite characters to return, relationships to be fully discovered and...

Capital Punishment

Written By: Brogan Morris From the late 1950s to the early 1970s, and at the peak of his career, director Richard Fleischer adapted three...

From Sunrise To Midnight..

When you think trilogies, we often assume the respective instalments are 'vessels', boasting a healthy barrage of blockbusting spectacle with all their technical tapestry. Not...

2014 Film4 FrightFest Line-Up Unveiled!

Today has seen the confirmation of this year's FILM4 Frightfest line-up. Boasting its usually wonderful mix of retrospectives and the latest chillers, whilst boasting...

Bill Murray Performances – Top 10

Written By: Kieron Townend Bill Murray has had nothing if not a varied and accomplished career. Murray started off in comedy in the late 70's...

One To Watch: Early Bird

Living in a climate where the housing market is in somewhat of a slump, it's no wonder the amount of people 'renting' in the...

One To Watch: Common People

The Rom-Com is synonymous with us beloved Brits, often starring a bumbling Hugh Grant and likely penned by one Richard Curtis. Borrowing the feel-good...

3 Movies DC Should Make After ‘Justice League’!

Written By: Kieron Townend With Marvel currently holding the crown of superhero heavyweights, DC are perhaps in need of upping their game to compete with...

X-Men Movie Moments – Top 6

Written By: Kieron Townend The X-Men franchise is under the spotlight once again after the recent release of Bryan Singer's excellent X-Men: Days of...

Top 10 Movie Captains

Written By: Kieron Townend What makes a great captain? Courage, selflessness, grit, spirit? Of course, all these things are applicable but what makes them truly...

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