Category Archive: Film

Sound Of My Voice deserves an audience

Neil Martin checked out a film that has thus far only had a limited release: Zal Batmanglij’s Sound Of My Voice has been turning heads at festivals this year and deserves to find… Read More

Britany Nola’s top 10 films

In the build up to her big screen debut as the lead role in the upcoming film, American Ecstasy, SYS writer Britany Nola tells us her top 10 movies of all time: Words fail to… Read More

Looper review

Time-travel movies are faced with an inherent problem. Due to their nature, they are susceptible to gaping plot holes. It’s hard not to sit through them thinking things like, “HOLD ON. If he’s doing… Read More

Secret Cinema returns

A secret movie. A mystery location. Australia’s most unique film experience. World Movies this week announced the return of the highly anticipated World Movies Secret Cinema. The mystery event will return to Sydney in October,… Read More

To Rome With Love

Really? After heart-achingly brilliant parodies, words tinged with comic genius and fables of almost religious proportions, this is what we’re left with? Jesse Eisenberg and Ellen Page, of Juno fame, fumbling around awkwardly in… Read More

The Hobbit trailer

To celebrate the worldwide Tolkien Week, Warner Bros has debuted the highly-anticipated theatrical trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. The first in a trilogy of films adapted from J.R.R. Tolkien’s popular masterpiece… Read More

Revisiting: David Lynch’s Blue Velvet

Neil Martin explains how he was moulded by Anthrax and David Lynch!  In many ways Blue Velvet is the gateway film for me. It is absolutely the film that showed me the light… Read More

The Spielberg Effect

Golden Lady reminisces about a magical era of film making: Like every reigning king or queen of their craft, writer/director/producer extraordinaire Steven Spielberg has created a canon of work so spectacularly inspirational that no… Read More

Beyond the Black Rainbow

SYS film critic Neil Martin has his brain melted by the debut film from Panos Cosmatos. Will it leave you hating it or putting it in your top 10 list of movies. If you’re… Read More

Golden Lady searches for Sugar Man

Golden Lady checked out Searching For Sugar Man: About 15 years ago I stumbled aimlessly into a record shop in Kings Cross, Sydney. A tiny space filled to the brim with dusty vinyl… Read More

Exclusive Chris O’Dowd interview

Some things we love at Something You Said: Movies, The IT Crowd, soul music and bringing you exclusive stuff. So, how excited do you think we were when we found out we were going to… Read More

Win double passes to see The Sapphires!

Back in the days before those televised talent contests got borrrrring, we were a bit obsessed with Australian Idol. Bobby Flynn made us weak at the knees and, when he was eliminated, we… Read More