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Sunday, March 24, 2019

The Critics: The Ides of March

Dir. George Clooney 4 out of 5 Whenever a new George Clooney film is released nowadays it seems apt to ask: so just how many Oscars...

The Critics: Drive

3 out of 5 Dir. Nicolas Winding Refn Please don’t sue this movie. The Michigan woman who recently took Drive to court for essentially ‘not being like...

The Critics: The Adventures of Tintin

3 out of 5 Dir: Steven Spielberg Hergé apparently once said that Steven Spielberg was the only person who could ever do his Tintin comics justice...

The Critics: Midnight in Paris

  Dir. Woody Allen WARNING: this review contains spoilers. It otherwise would be extremely difficult to review this gem of a film. Do not be fooled by...

The Critics: Melancholia

Dir. Lars Von Trier There was a bit of a fracas surrounding the release of Lars Von Trier’s latest film. Notorious for possessing a dark...

The Critics: Tyrannosaur

Dir. Paddy Considine It is a brave man who casts the thoroughly lovable, Peep Show darling Olivia Coleman in a harrowing and disturbing role, in...

The Cinematic Legacy of Steve Jobs

On Wednesday, 5 October, Steve Jobs passed away aged 56. The visionary CEO of Apple has left a lasting impression on the way we...

The Critics: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Dir. Tomas Alfredson The seventies are making a comeback in fashion, and now in the cinema as well. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is the latest...

The Critics: Senna

Senna Dir. Asif Kapadia So often, a biography attempts to convey the life and spirit of a person through the words of others, a practise that...

The Critics: Confessions

4/5 Is it just me or are murderous children something of a recurring theme in Japanese cinema? Confessions (Kokuhaku), the latest film from...