Review: “Cold Pursuit” Never Hots Up

If one of your henchmen is called Speedo then you know it’s time to get that birch branch out and start thrashing the screenwriter...
Posted On 12 Jun 2019

Review: War Reporters “Under Fire” In Roger Spottiswoode’s Excellent Political Thriller

A subtly powerful geopolitical thriller built around the virtues and vice of war reporters...

Review: “A Simple Favour” – A Distinctly Stylised Thriller

A Simple Favour is not only entertaining but engaging, edgy and cool...
Posted On 22 Mar 2019

Review: “Sicario 2: Soldado” Raises The Bar

It is the juxtaposition between the film's two main protagonists which provides that all important sense of humanity...
Posted On 02 Feb 2019

Review: “Gosford Park” Is Altman In Name Not Altman By Nature

The grandiose nature of the subject matter and reverence paid to the director somehow makes things feel decidedly average...
Posted On 02 Feb 2019

Review: “Bad Day For The Cut” Complements The Storied Past Of The British Vigilante

Bad Day for the Cut follows in the great tradition of British revenge films...

Review: “Ministry Of Fear” Is A Funny Nightmare

Mark Fraser looks back at a work which easily could have been far more pessimistic than it actually is...
Posted On 25 Jan 2019

Review: Taut British Thriller “Calibre” Boasts An Atmosphere That Stings

The muddying of the battle lines, classy performances and an atmosphere that stings sets Calibre apart...