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  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  • Doctor Who: Eve of the Daleks
  • The Fear of Trilogy
  • A Very British Scandal
  • Rosa Luxemburg

52 Films by Women: 2022 Edition

28 films

A list of films directed by women watched in 2022

  • Elephant
  • In the Name of the Father
  • Bloody Sunday
  • Sunday
  • Harry's Game

The Troubles on Film

227 films

A list of films that are directly or indirectly about the Troubles - the term used to describe the conflict…

  • Kes
  • Napoleon
  • I Am Not a Serial Killer
  • Someday My Prince Will Come
  • Philip and His Seven Wives

A Proud Geek: Films I've Reviewed on The Geek Show

121 films

Since November 2016 I've been writing reviews for The Geek Show

These are the films I have reviewed for that…

  • Leeds United!
  • Made in Dagenham
  • Comrades
  • Blue Collar
  • Norma Rae

You Don't Get Me, I'm Part of the Union!

208 films

Til the day I die *nods*

Unions, the demands for better, safer working conditions, rights and/or a better wage, industrial…

  • Pride
  • Still the Enemy Within
  • Our Friends in the North
  • Billy Elliot
  • Brassed Off

Coal Not Dole: The 1984/85 Miners Strike On Film

58 films

Films that deal with the strike, reference it, use it as a backdrop and/or deal with its legacy.

Justice for…

  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • Song for Marion
  • Quartet
  • Outside Bet

Grey Pound Films

38 films

Ever since the success of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel in 2011, the British Film Industry has churned out a…

  • Spice World
  • Their Finest
  • A Very English Scandal
  • Zombies Have Fallen
  • London Has Fallen

Rule Britannia: The Union Jack In Film Posters

165 films

Flagshagging film posters sure to appeal to the Tories, the centrist tossers in Labour and the Farage mob!

  • The Levelling
  • God's Own Country
  • Dark River
  • Catch Me Daddy
  • The Goob

Countryfile: The New Wave of Rural British Movies

70 films

Because in the last few years it has now most definitely become a thing. A thing worth celebrating.

*I have…

  • The Long Day Closes
  • Distant Voices, Still Lives
  • Children
  • Madonna and Child
  • Death and Transfiguration

Mersey Movies : Scouse on Film

148 films

Films set in and around Liverpool and The Wirral.

If I've missed any, suggestions are welcome!

  • Murder on the Orient Express
  • Evil Under the Sun
  • Death on the Nile
  • Death on the Nile
  • Murder on the Orient Express

The Little Grey Cell(uloid)s: Poirot on the Big Screen, Ranked

7 films

Ahead of the release of Kenneth Branagh's much delayed adaptation of Death on the Nile, here's my ranking of all…

  • That'll Be The Day
  • Stardust
  • Geri
  • Jubilee
  • Catch Us If You Can

Pop Screen : A Geek Show Podcast

9 films

These are the editions of The Geek Show's Pop Screen podcast I appear on with host Graham Williamson. Some are…

  • That'll Be The Day
  • Stardust
  • Expresso Bongo
  • What a Crazy World
  • Telstar: The Joe Meek Story

Sex, Chips and Rock'n'Roll

76 films

Rock 'n' Roll, British style. Trad Jazz, Skiffle, Beatniks and Teds. Here's a list of British films that have them…