Posts Tagged ‘Idris Elba’

Talking Pictures: Don Cheadle Is Miles Ahead

Apr 23 2016

The multi-talented Don Cheadle is in the hot seat on the latest edition of Talking Pictures.  He’s talking about his new movie, the Miles Davis bio-pic Miles Ahead – and he’s the director, star, producer and writer all rolled into one.  London Mums’ resident film critic, Freda Cooper, casts her critical eye over this week’s other big new release, Bastille Day.  It’s Idris Elba’s third film in four weeks.  There’s no escaping him!

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Film Review: Bastille Day starring Idris Elba

Apr 18 2016

Idris Elba is positively ubiquitous – at the moment, anyway. The voice of Chief Bogo in Zootropolis, he’s also the menacing Shere Khan in The Jungle Book and he’s been opening up to the press about playing the villain Krall in Star Trek Beyond, due out in July. For now, though, we have to settle for him playing an action role in Bastille Day, released on Friday, 22 April, certificate 15.

London Mums’ film critic, Freda Cooper, finds out whether he has the necessary je ne sais quoi. 

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Talking Pictures: Idris Elba on Zootropolis

Mar 30 2016

With so many new films released for the Easter holidays, the latest edition of Talking Pictures from London Mums’ resident film critic, Freda Cooper, is packed full of goodies.

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Film Awards: BAFTA winners 2016

Feb 15 2016

While the temperatures dropped on the BAFTA red carpet last night and the stars took refuge in their coats and capes, inside the Royal Opera House the temperature was even chillier for the film that was left out in the cold.

But which one was it? London Mums’ resident film critic, Freda Cooper, checks out last night’s big winners – and the loser.

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Film Awards: BAFTA Predictions

Feb 10 2016

The 2016 awards season seems to have been going on for ever, but the end is in sight. The Oscars take place at the end of the month, but first come the BAFTAs, on Sunday evening. London Mums’ resident film critic, Freda Cooper, gets out her crystal ball to find out who’ll be feeling the love on Valentine’s Day – and who’ll be left out on the cold.

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