Total 54 Posts
The Rodeo Review - A New Rebel Without a Cause
Rodeo is the blistering, biker and crime odyssey film by French director Lola Quivoron writes journalist Alison Jane Reid. The film made its debut at Cannes in 2022. Read the review in The Luminaries Magazine.
Andrea Riseborough Quietly Shines in Luxor, a Film About Love, War and Egyptology
Luxor, a film starring Andrea Riseborough and directed by Zeina Durra is an intoxicating, waking dream of a film about love, Egyptology and second chances writes journalist Alison Jane Reid. Watch it now on the BFI Player.
Style Icons: Lauren Bacall, The Film Noir Tom Boy in the Eternal Masculine Meets Feminine Trouser Suit
Lauren Bacall is the eternal style icon who created 'the look' of 1944 after her film debut in To Have and Have Not with Humphrey Bogart. Eighty years later, her impact on the professional woman's wardrobe is stunning writes film and fashion journalist, Alison Jane Reid.
Competition! Win La Dolce Vita and Four Other Criterion Collection Classic Films and Support The Luminaries Magazine
Classic Film Competition time! Win a stunning collection of Criterion Classic films from La Dolce Vita to Summertime and All About Eve, by sharing and supporting Luminary Journalism.
The Magic Review: The Genius of DH Lawrence's Lady Chatterley, Harry and Meghan, Lady Hale's Grand Day Out, The Spider Brooch and The English
The Luminaries Christmas Review is out for a long-form review of Lady Chatterley's social and sexual revolution; the first look at Harry and Meghan's brave, intelligent >adh documentary on what really happened; The English and Lady Hale roams Lakes and Dales enticingly!
Steve McQueen, The King of Cool, His Films & The Malibu Hideaway Beside the Sea
A snapshot of Steve McQueen, the king of cool and his best films, and an intimate glimpse inside his Malibu hideaway which he shared with Ali MacGraw, which is up for sale after it was sold in 2020 by his son Chad McQueen.
The Magic Review: The Crown Series 5, Enola Holmes, My Policeman, and Radio Memories of Horror, Honour, and Bravery from World War Two
The Luminaries Magic Film, Drama and Radio Review. This week, editor Alison Jane Reid reviews The Crown Series 5, Enola Holmes 2, My Policeman, and film and radio highlights not to be missed.