James Luxford

James Luxford is a Film Critic, journalist and broadcaster. He is currently a critic for Radio Times, City AM and BBC Radio. He’s also written on film for Little White Lies, Empire and The Guardian. He has an unhealthy obsession with Quentin Tarantino and played the Star Wars soundtrack at his wedding.

Recent Articles by James Luxford

Early Man

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more beloved name in UK cinema than Aardman Animations. Having become a TV institution ...

Release Date: 26th Jan, 2018 | By James Luxford
Q&A: Josh O’Connor and Alec Secareanu

Interview with God’s Own Country stars

Release Date: 1st Sep, 2017 | By James Luxford
Victoria & Abdul

A sumptuously realised period drama with wit and charm that stars Dame Judi Dench, Victoria & Abdul is based on ...

Release Date: 15th Sep, 2017 | By James Luxford

The winner of the documentary Grand Jury Prize at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Dina is directed by Antonio Santini ...

Release Date: 20th Oct, 2017 | By James Luxford
The Work

Directed by Jairus McLeary, The Work won the Grand Jury Award at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival, and offers a ...

Release Date: 8th Sep, 2017 | By James Luxford
Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami

Some stars defy categorisation, unwilling to be put into any particular box. You may think you know Grace Jones – ...

Release Date: 27th Oct, 2017 | By James Luxford
God's Own Country

James Luxford takes a look at Francis Lee's stunningly beautiful, award winning debut.

Release Date: 1st Sep, 2017 | By James Luxford
Vintage Sundays

You can always rely on Picturehouse for the best in current cinema, but have you heard of Vintage Sundays? Every ...

Release Date: 4th Jun, 2017 | By James Luxford
Wonder Woman

She is one of the most recognisable names in superhero lore, an Amazonian warrior who stood tall with both Batman ...

Release Date: 2nd Jun, 2017 | By James Luxford
Kong: Skull Island

In all of cinema history, few images are more iconic than that of King Kong fending off fighter pilots atop ...

Release Date: 10th Mar, 2017 | By James Luxford