Richard Ayoade

the double

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Double’

Film: The Double Directed By: Richard Ayoade Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska Submarine, Richard Ayoade’s bittersweet 2010 coming-of-age tale, introduced the funnyman as a filmmaker with the sort of eye for simple, nostalgic and effective storytelling that would suggest he likely cites Wes Anderson as a primary influence. With The Double, his second feature as […]

The Watch featured

EDITORIAL: “The Watch: How Marketing Doomed The Sci-Fi Comedy’s Chances at the Box Office”

As predicted, The Dark Knight Rises continued to hold audiences in its grip this weekend, easily defeating a duo of new releases including The Watch and Step Up Revolution. Although both debuts opened to unimpressive numbers, The Watch was the biggest loser of the two. The star-studded sci-fi comedy, which finds a group of suburban […]

Alex Turner releases solo album

Alex Turner, from the Arctic Monkeys, releases solo album next month and will be the soundtrack to the Richard Ayoade directed film, Submarine.