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Should You Watch: Chasing Comets

21/08/2018

So you saw the trailer for Chasing Comments and you thought "That looks pretty funny, ooh and it's an Aussie film" But now it's out in cinemas and it's time to decide whether to go see it or spend another evening binging Netflix. Well join me in a spoiler‐free look at what the film does well and what it doesn't do so well to work out whether or not you should watch Chasing Comets.

The Importance Of Story Planning In Film

06/07/2018

If there is one mistake that I constantly see with new filmmakers, it's not putting enough work into the story planning aspects of pre‐production. Pre‐production is the foundation of a film, so making sure the work you have is solid is extremely important. This blog post will go over some of the different aspects of story planning, explain how to do it properly and explain why it is an important step in making just about any movie.

Should You Watch: Incredibles 2

27/06/2018

You saw the trailer for Incredibles 2 and probably thought to yourself "OH MY GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD" and now it's out in cinemas and you can't help but wonder whether or not it's worth watching. Join me in a spoiler free look at what this film does well, what it does poorly and answer whether or not you should watch this film.

Should You Watch: Maze Runner - The Death Cure

31/01/2018

You saw the trailer for Maze Runner: The Death Cure and probably thought to yourself "oh... another one" and now it's out in cinemas and you can't help but wonder whether or not it's worth watching. Join me in a spoiler free look at what this film does well, what it does poorly and answer whether or not you should watch this film.

How Kingsman Does Action Right

21/09/2017

With "Kingsman The Golden Circle" in cinemas it's as good a time as any to look back on the best part of its predecessor, the action! This blog post will analyse the famous bar fight scene in order to narrow down what made "Kingsman The Secret Service" such an excellent action flick.

Welcome to the Blog

09/09/2017

As well as the branding overhaul the Big Joe Productions website now has a new blog! This blog will contain several different kinds of posts about the film industry at large and Big Joe Productions in general.