Jack Hawkins
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Jack is a film and history writer based in south London. He’s interested in films from every genre and every era, but his favourite work comes from the auteurs of New Hollywood.

Monsoon: Review

By Jack Hawkins. This is a quiet, solemn little film about change, nostalgia and odyssey. Our focaliser is Kit (Henry Golding), a British-Vietnamese man who

Stars And Strife: Review

By Jack Hawkins. Of the five incendiary years since Donald Trump announced his run for president, 2020 may well be the most bilious and divisive

Oliver Stone's American Psycho

By Jack Hawkins. Twenty-nine years ago, in the fall of 1990, a film adaptation of American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis’s new novel, seemed unlikely. For

Revisiting Breakdown

By Jack Hawkins. In 1997, action thrillers such as Face/Off, Con Air and Air Force One commanded hundreds of millions of dollars at the box

Source: Spider-Man Homecoming via Twitter

With 2017 gone and 2018 in full swing, it is time to look back at some of the best films of the past year.