Another Day, Another Movie: <em>King Of Devil’s Island</em> (2010)

Another Day, Another Movie: King Of Devil’s Island (2010)

With so many of us locked down, FilmInk offers up a movie each day for your astute consideration.
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PREVIEW: <i>How to Fix a Drug Scandal</i>

PREVIEW: How to Fix a Drug Scandal

The latest non-fiction series from Alex Gibney's Jigsaw Productions is exactly what you've come to expect from the prolific filmmaker.
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What is More Popular in Australia, Pokies or Films?

What is More Popular in Australia, Pokies or Films?

Help us settle a fight. What do you enjoy more? A spin at the pokies or watching a movie? What do Australians enjoy the most? We figured we had to find out, so we did a little digging. Here are a few key facts to determine whether pokies or films
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All By Myself: Movies About Isolation

All By Myself: Movies About Isolation

With a Coronavirus lockdown upon us, and self-isolation a new way of life, here are some highly disparate on-screen depictions of going it alone.
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Play Excerpt: <i>Marching Song</i> by Orson Welles and Roger Hill

Play Excerpt: Marching Song by Orson Welles and Roger Hill

Regarded as a genius from a very early age, you can see the seeds of Citizen Kane and War of the Worlds in this play that Orson Welles co-wrote about abolitionist John Brown, at the ripe old age of 17.
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Top 10 Teen Films of the 1980s…

Top 10 Teen Films of the 1980s…

…with impossibly soulful male lead characters.
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Opinion: Is Coronavirus The End Of Cinema? Nah…

Opinion: Is Coronavirus The End Of Cinema? Nah…

Cinemas are now closed, and some are tipping that Coronavirus may actually kill off the in-theatre cinema experience altogether. Mmmm, not likely…
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What Happened With The Second Film?

What Happened With The Second Film?

It’s a tough deal, but directors can often get drowned by the big splash that they create with their first film. In the world of cinema, the “sophomore slump” can hit brutally hard, as these unfortunate second-time filmmakers prove.
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Going Viral: Revisiting <em>Contagion</em>

Going Viral: Revisiting Contagion

Director Steven Soderbergh’s 2011 virus thriller Contagion now feels eerily prescient in the midst of the global Coronavirus disaster.
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The Full Corona: Non-Escapist Home Viewing

The Full Corona: Non-Escapist Home Viewing

While many would prefer to escape the current global nightmare with feel-good flicks while social isolating at home, here are some films for those who would prefer to freak themselves out.
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Opinion: Imagine...If We Could Cut People A Little Slack

Opinion: Imagine…If We Could Cut People A Little Slack

We’ve never seen anything like COVID-19, so maybe we shouldn’t be so quick to damn people – including celebrities – for how they’re responding to it.
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