Review: Dead End

Dead End is a simple set-up played out over one night as a family driving to a Christmas gathering find themselves stalked by a woman in white, on a seemingly endless road in the middle of nowhere. It’s the stuff the Twilight Zone thrived on, and Dead End directors Jean-Baptiste...

Review: Be Kind Rewind

French-born writer and director Michel Gondry had to wonder about the dichotomy inherently suffered when referencing and re-creating, quite directly, some of the most iconic and well-loved Hollywood movies of the modern era. You have the instantaneous appeal to your average movie...

Review: L.A. Story

Woody Allen wrote about his beloved New York City, making the classics Annie Hall and Manhattan to name just two. With the same zeal and affection, Steve Martin did the same for his adopted home Los Angeles. The city of angels, with its quirks and idiosyncrasies seen through the...

Review: Leap of Faith

Steve Martin is conman Jonas Nightengale who travels the country with his Christian ministry selling the idea of faith and the power of god to bring good health and prosperity to those that come to his show. He uses all the tricks in the book – from cameras and recording...

Review: Roxanne

Steve Martin falls in love with Daryl Hannah’s Roxanne but there’s one very big problem – his nose. When good-looking Chris arrives on the scene, he asks Martin’s C.D. Bales to help him write love letters to Roxanne. C.D. agrees, opening his heart to the girl but posing as Chris....

Review: RV – Runaway Vacation

I’m not saying my sister has bad taste in films, I’m just saying our tastes differ, and when she recommended Robin Williams’ 2006 film RV to me, I had some reservations. I had seen the trailer and liked what I’d seen but thought surely it was a low-grade National Lampoon’s...

Review: The Heartbreak Kid

Daniel Stephens reviews the Farrelly brothers' 2007 comedy The Heartbreak Kid.

Review: Zombies of Mass Destruction

We review Kevin Hamedani's debut feature film about a biological terrorist attack that turns the inhabitants of sleepy Port Gamble into flesh-eating zombies. The film is released in the UK on Blu-ray and DVD 18th October.