“211” Is An Entertainment Choice For Those With More Money Than Sense

211 is disposable, forgettable and most upsetting of all a waste of time and money...
Posted On 08 Aug 2018

Jim Carrey’s Bleak Mood In “Dark Crimes” Will Win Few Fans

If Carrey took on the role for an opportunity to play against type then sadly his contribution is lacking...
Posted On 08 Aug 2018

“The Piano”: Brutally Pertinent, Endlessly Revealing

The Piano remains an Oscar worthy film, both brutally pertinent and endlessly revealing...
Posted On 20 Jul 2018

Aardman Animation Continues Its Enviable Track Record With “Early Man”

Aardman is still making people laugh whilst thumbing its nose at established Hollywood protocol, winning Oscars and broadening its ever increasing fan base...
Posted On 04 Jul 2018

“Space Truckers” Is A Fun If Messy Ride

Space Truckers is a fun ride which is more in the vein of Starship Troopers without the flagrant nudity and violence...
Posted On 04 Jul 2018

“Downsizing” Lacks Alexander Payne’s Usually Nuanced Humanity

Downsizing seems to find Alexander Payne lacking a fundamental sense of humanity towards his subject matter...
Posted On 21 Jun 2018

“The Mercy” Boasts Strong Performances If Little Else

Firth gives us another rendition of his ‘everyman’ who remains infinitely watchable while Weisz and Thewlis provide selfless support...
Posted On 21 Jun 2018

“The Defiant Ones”: A Striking Social Drama

There is subtlety, humour and solid acting while character moments between our leads remain magnetic...
Posted On 20 Jun 2018