Interview: Elisabeth Shue on Battle Of The Sexes
Released in UK cinemas this Friday, Battle Of The Sexes is the story of two public figures – tennis...
Battle Of The Sexes (2017) Review
Not quite a smash ….. This was the tennis match that hit the headlines in 1973 – no Grand...
Daddy’s Home 2 (2017) Review
More Christmas cheer than laugh-out-loud frolics When Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg paired up to take on a comedy...
Dog Eat Dog (2016) Review

Chris Haydon reviews director Paul Schrader’s alarmingly inept crime satire Dog Eat Dog starring Nicolas Cage and Willem Dafoe.

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Creepy (2016) Review

Creepy (2016) Review

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Kiyoshi Kurosawa is back to his nail-biting best with an investigative thriller that’s dominated by a malevolent psychopath.  Creepy takes the audience on a journey, bypassing the supernatural films that have overshadowed box offices in recent years, instead opting to focus a fear that’s a little close to home; mankind. Based on a... Read more
American Pastoral (2016) Review

Chris Haydon reviews period drama American Pastoral – the directorial debut from Ewan McGregor.

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The Handmaiden (2016) Review
Confinement, servitude, duplicity, lesbianism, and feminism make up the palette of Park Chan-wook’s latest cinematic endeavor, The Handmaiden. Park is most well-known for his Vengeance trilogy, especially Oldboy, and it would be simple to say he is stepping outside of his comfort zone. But Park’s films always run the... Read more
True Memoirs Of An International Assassin (2016) Review

Chris Haydon reviews the new Netflix action comedy True Memoirs of an International Assassin starring Kevin James and Andy Garcia.

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Batman: Return Of The Caped Crusaders (2016) DVD Review

Batman and Robin are back and our reviewer Freda Cooper gives her verdict on their latest adventure…

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Arrival (2016) Review

Our reviewer Martin White gives his personal opinion on esteemed director Denis Villeneuve’s first foray into science-fiction, Arrival.

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Nocturnal Animals (2016) Review

Our reviewer Chris Haydon gives his verdict on Tom Ford’s sumptuous Nocturnal Animals, starring Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal.

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Sausage Party: Not So Tasty
Seth Rogen is hardly known for being the most subtle of comedians, having previously stuck to his famed formula of stoner laughs and Jewish jokes for previous hits This Is The End and Pineapple Express, so it comes as no surprise that his foray into animation serves up plenty... Read more
Bourne Again: Jason Bourne Review
Four years ago, the popular Bourne franchise took somewhat of a misstep when it decided to divert from its lead character and introduce Jeremy Renner as its focal point. Thankfully, after The Bourne Legacy didn’t quite match up to the dizzying heights that the partnership of director Paul Greengrass... Read more
Finding Dory makes a splash: Pixar at its best
We are living in an oft-criticised age of sequels and reboots. This summer alone has seen a fantastic Ghostbusters reboot, the next stage in the Star Trek franchise, and even a sequel to Independence Day. Yet Finding Dory refuses to succumb to the perils of the usual staid sequel,... Read more
Review: The Fundamentals of Caring
Disability in film is often portrayed in a mist of gloom. The Intouchables went some way to undo the trope of the tragically disabled in 2011, but box office hit You Before Me (sold as a rom-com right up until that finale visit to Dignitas) reverted straight back to... Read more