Category Archive: film

The Goslings!

Welcome back to The Popcorn Junkies first ever films awards The Goslings. So far we’ve handed out Goslings for Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay. Congratualtions to ’50/50′ and ‘The Ides of… Continue reading

Review – War Horse

Every time a new Steven Spielberg film comes out it feels like a good friend you haven’t seen for years is coming to visit.  You start to reflect on all the good times… Continue reading

The Goslings 2011

Best Adapted Screenplay And the nominees are… Hossein Amini – Drive adapted from the book ‘Drive’ by James Sallis. Lynne Ramsay & Rory Kinnear – We Need to Talk About Kevin adapted from… Continue reading

Dark Knight Rises Trailer

Just watch. Such an amazing trailer that gives you a decent look at how director/God Christopher Nolan plans to bring his Batman trilogy to a close. The biggest reveal is Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway)… Continue reading

The Goslings 2011

Time to hand out the first shiny Gosling and we’re going to kick things off with all the fancy writing stuff. Best original screenplay And the nominees are… Kristen Wigg & Annie Mumolo… Continue reading

Popcorn Junkie Film Awards 2011

For ages we’ve been trying to think of a name for our first ever Popcorn Junkie film awards. The obvious choice would have been ‘The Junkies’ but it doesn’t exactly have a positive… Continue reading

Review – Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol

I can’t believe it’s been fifteen years since the first ‘Mission: Impossible’ film hit cinemas. It makes me feel old, and boy has the world changed. In 1996 Tom Cruise was one of… Continue reading

Chronicle trailer

Studios are starting to make sure they’ve got at least one found footage/handy-cam film in their current crop of films in hopes to replicated the success of the ‘Paranormal Activity’ franchise. Why? Because… Continue reading

New Prometheus poster

The holidays are looming and lots of people are heading to the movies in between fighting with their in-laws during Christmas celebrations.  The studios have already started lining the walls of cinemas with… Continue reading

The Worst Films of 2011

We’ve already featured the most disappointing films of 2011 and before we get to the best, we have to troll through the worst. It was painful to endure these films so we’re not… Continue reading

Movie loot!

We’re always on the lookout for awesome movie gear to joyfully spend our money on. There is nothing better than having people come over for dinner and the interior design of your house… Continue reading

The Black List 2011

Only one movie website still breaks movie news and that’s Deadline Hollywood.  It’s the first place to go for all your movie news (right after visiting The Popcorn Junkie of course).  One of… Continue reading

New Dark Knight Rises teaser poster

Movie posters now are often a photo-shopped abomination. It’s very rare nowadays for a movie poster come out that actually gets you excited about a film. Luckily, director Christopher Nolan and the marketing… Continue reading

Dark Knight Rises viral goodies

Viral marketing is an underutilised tool by movie studio marketing departments.  Putting a clip on ‘Funny or Die’ may be the viral weapon of choice but the team over at Warner Brothers are… Continue reading

Biggest disppointments of 2011

The end of the year in the movie critic world is full of lists. The good, the bad and the ugly are lined up and numbered, and are sent to either cinematic hell… Continue reading