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Movie Discussion: Inception (2010) ending

Popcorn On Couch presents its very first movie discussion, where I invite some people to discuss the topic or ending of a film. For this discussion, I have invited some amazing people to share their thoughts and theories on the sci-fi film Inception (2010). Inception is an excellent, innovative and thought-provoking Sci-fi directed by Christopher Nolan. It’s an intellectual sci-fi filled with orig...

What type of movies should be remade?

Cinemas these days are just packed with remakes, remakes seem to be an increasingly popular trend in Hollywood and they aren’t going anytime soon. Popular foreign films are getting American remakes, popular horror and action films from decades ago are getting remakes, even Disney is jumping on the bandwagon and remaking all their films and to top it off Warner Bros. is rebooting The Matrix. So you...

Popcorn On Couch 2016 Film Awards: Winners

Popcorn On Couch & Express Films collaborate to host the first Popcorn On Couch Film awards. Below are 4 nominees for each 22 categories which Popcorn On Couch & Express Films have picked. Only 2016 films are eligible, with Green Room & The Lobster being the only exceptions. 2016 films which haven’t been released in UK yet are Non-Eligible so films like Moonlight, La La Land, Jac...

Are original blockbuster movies dying out?

The feature image of this post is from the film The Nice Guys one of the few original films which has been released in 2016. Lets take a look at the successful movies which have been released in 2016 so far: Batman Vs Superman, Finding Dory, The Legend Of Tarzan, Warcraft, X-Men Apocalypse, The Jungle Book, Independence Day: Resurgence and 10 Cloverfield Lane. You can see that they are comic book ...

What makes a great romance movie?

The ol’ Boy meets girl story has been around for a very long time, with so many romance films and rom-coms being released its hard for people to get excited about new ones coming out. But for every five sloppy, cheesy and clichéd rom-coms released comes out one different well-written romance film which will make you fall in love with the genre again. So what makes a good romance film? In this arti...

Why we love watching movies

Movies have been made for many years, and for many years they have been a great form of entertainment for us. But why do we love watching movies? Yes, because they are entertaining, but why do we continuously watch different movies, without becoming sick of it. There is more to why we love watching movies than just entertainment and a way to pass time. Movies allow us to feel different emotions; t...

Impressive sequels, Unnecessary sequels & Disappointing sequels

There are some movies that you love so much, that when it finally ends, you feel a bit upset. I get this feeling a lot. But when I hear that a sequel is in the works sometimes I get excited, but the problem is will the sequel deliver? Will it be as good as the original? Sequels usually leave you with one of these thoughts, “Damn, that was awesome!” or “Geez, that wasn’t great” or “Was that movie r...

Why do I avoid watching movie trailers ?

Usually when I discover a movie, I do a little research on it. I read the synopsis, scan through some spoiler free reviews, I AVOID the trailer then I decide whether I want to watch the movie. I only watch the trailer if I’m unsure of the movie, but I stop halfway, I never finish watching it to the end. Most blockbuster movies e.g Avatar and The avengers, I won’t even bother researching or viewing...

The Birth Of Popcorn On Couch

I spend most of my free time watching movies and adding movies I’ve seen to a database to keep track of which and how many movies I have seen.  Sometimes it takes me a while to find movies I haven’t seen. So I decided I wanted to create something with my passion for movies and share it with others. On March 15th 2016 Popcorn On Couch was born. A movie website where you can find fresh movies to wat...