John Candy: “Uncle Buck” Magnifies The Intangible Charisma Of Its Star

Dan Stephens looks at one of the 1980s' finest family comedies from two undisputed kings of the decade - John Hughes & John Candy...

Top 10 Must See Comedies

Neal Damiano takes a look at the best comedy movies of all time to pick 10 "must sees"...

“River’s Edge” Is An Unsettling Document Of Apathy Searching For Stimulation

Tim Hunter's film is a startling slow-burning document of teenage apathy and its destructive corrosion of basic rights and wrongs...

30 Years Of Ferris Bueller: Revisiting John Hughes’ 1980s Classic

Neal Damiano celebrates 30 years of John Hughes' seminal classic Ferris Bueller's Day Off...

Top 10 Embarrassingly Cringeworthy Moments In Film

Dan Grant goes in search of the greatest cringeworthy moments in film and finds an answer phone message in Swingers tops the lot...
Posted On 28 Apr 2016

“They Didn’t Break Me”: Remembering “Pretty In Pink”

Our resident teen movie expert Neal Damiano took a trip to Milford, Connecticut for a special celebratory screening of Pretty in Pink as the film celebrates its 30th anniversary...

“Vacation” Is One Trip Too Many

The Griswold family get a new coat of paint as Vacation - part sequel, part remake - gives us another mishap-laden cross-country holiday farce...

Eighties Fashion In Film

When it comes to fashion, movies from the 1980s are the most striking thanks to the decade's quirky, outlandish and individualistic approach to personal image.