Category Ranked Films

The Best Olympic Movies: List

For our more sports-inclined readers, the current Olympic season will be sixteen days of inspiring athleticism and sportsmanship. For us at Mr Rumsey’s, it’s a good excuse to revisit some favourite Olympic-themed films, both old and new. Olympia (1938) Helmed by the endlessly controversial, yet undeniably genius documentarian Leni Riefenstahl, this record of the 1936 […]

Top Ten Films of 2015

We find the UK’s top ten films of 2015… Before we start throwing ourselves into the new year and all the films it will bring we thought it would be good to put last year to bed by looking back and choosing our top ten films that opened in UK cinemas over the last twelve […]

Top 10 most anticipated films for 2014

So, better late than never, here are my top ten most anticipated films for 2014. There were a lot of films to consider such as Luc Besson’s latest film Lucy , Ridley Scott’s latest endeavor Exodus where he’s teaming up with Christian Bale and Sigourney Weaver and The Amazing Spider-Man 2, as well as a whole host […]

The Guest List: Mr. Rumsey’s Film Related Musings

Originally posted on The Cinema Monster:
Well, it might be only the third edition of The Guest List, but I think it’s already a huge success. It’s accomplished exactly what I had hope, introduced fellow film lovers to one another, spurred on some debate, and definitely stirred the pot. And I can already tell that…

Top Ten Remaining Films of 2013

Here’s my pick of the top ten remaining films left in 2013. Now I’m using the English release dates to form my list, so there’s is no ‘Wolf on Wall Street’ or ‘Under the Skin’ on here, as much as I’m really looking forward to both of those movies! In fact (just as an aside) […]

Top Ten Films [2003 -2013]

A while ago a friend and I were discussing the somewhat persistent belief that recent films just don’t match up to those from previous decades. It’s been a while since we talked about that, which has given me plenty of time to compile this list of my pick of the best films from 2003 onwards. […]

Ten Films That I’m Looking forward to in 2013.

First of all I would like to give a shout out to Not Now I’m Drinking a Beer and Watching a Movie for planting this idea in my head, he recently made a similar list which you should check out here. Some of the films that I’ve listed  have already been released in 2012 in places such […]

The Worst to Best James Bond Films

I have to admit that composing this list was a lot of fun, it is however the last post in my Bond week series as Skyfall has now been released in the UK! Thanks to everyone who read through these posts, the one last Bond related post that I’ll be writing is a Skyfall review […]

Poll Results and Christopher Nolan’s Films Ranked

And so you voted Inception as the Best Christopher Nolan film! I must admit that I had expected that The Dark Knight would win this one, I’m pleasantly surprised by the result as I think Inception is a significantly better film, it’s just that I thought the love everyone has for Heath Ledger’s Joker would […]