Neil Smith, Author at Picturehouse Spotlight
Neil Smith

Recent Articles by Neil Smith

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A look at three films hitting Picturehouse Cinemas later this year...

Release Date: 9th Aug, 2019 | By Neil Smith

Since swapping acting for directing four decades ago, Ron Howard has thrilled millions with such big-screen blockbusters as Apollo 13, ...

Release Date: 15th Jul, 2019 | By Neil Smith
The White Crow

On 16 June 1961, Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defected from the Soviet Union and sought asylum in France. It ...

Release Date: 22nd Mar, 2019 | By Neil Smith

Rachel Weisz (My Cousin Rachel) stars alongside Rachel McAdams (Spotlight) in this compelling drama about love, loss and rebellion, set ...

Release Date: 30th Nov, 2018 | By Neil Smith
Mary Queen Of Scots

The rivalry between Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots has fascinated generations of scholars, playwrights and filmmakers, and provided ...

Release Date: 18th Jan, 2019 | By Neil Smith
A Star Is Born

Following the rip-roaring success of La La Land, director Damien Chazelle and actor Ryan Gosling reunite to deliver a historic true story.

Release Date: 5th Oct, 2018 | By Neil Smith
The Wife

Glenn Close gives ones of her most riveting and forceful performances in the cinema equivalent of a page-turner.

Release Date: 28th Sep, 2018 | By Neil Smith
Björn Runge

The director of The Wife on working with Glenn Close, casting her daughter, and eating haggis...

Release Date: 28th Sep, 2018 | By Neil Smith
Cold War

A passionate romance unfolds on both sides of the Iron Curtain in the new film from director Pawel Pawlikowski.

Release Date: 31st Aug, 2018 | By Neil Smith
Incredibles 2

Animation powerhouse Pixar bring back the Parrs for another all action-adventure.

Release Date: 13th Jul, 2018 | By Neil Smith
Yellow Submarine

Animated pictures don’t come hippier, trippier or more groundbreaking than this iconic 1968 film.

Release Date: 8th Jul, 2018 | By Neil Smith

A gripping, tension-filled drama that heralds a stunning new cinematic voice in Xavier Legrand.

Release Date: 13th Apr, 2018 | By Neil Smith