Films > Film Reviews

Stand By Me

Monday, July 18th 2016

There is literally nothing not to like about it.


Monday, July 18th 2016

Ultimately, it’s the little things about this giant movie that, sadly, bring it down to size


Thursday, July 14th 2016

A perfect amount of ghostbusting and humour

Embrace of the Serpent

Wednesday, July 6th 2016

Very impressive and equally immersive

Elvis & Nixon

Tuesday, June 28th 2016

More Heartbreak Hotel than White House Rock

Tale of Tales

Saturday, June 18th 2016

A fantastical folklore-filled feature

Where To Invade Next

Monday, June 13th 2016

A rare two hours of unadulterated optimism

X Men: Apocalypse

Thursday, June 9th 2016

I’m done.

NUA Animation & Film Graduate Show

Monday, June 6th 2016

Technical excellence and brilliant storytelling

Sing Street

Monday, June 6th 2016

Like a musical Ferris Bueller

The Nice Guys

Saturday, June 4th 2016

A good introduction to one of Hollywood’s more creative, original, mainstream movie-makers

Grave of the Fireflies

Friday, May 27th 2016

A wonderful quality of magic and innocence

Our Kind Of Traitor

Thursday, May 26th 2016

It certainly looks good

Everybody Wants Some!!

Thursday, May 19th 2016

A very well-observed study of aggression, competitiveness, friendship, and “maleness.”

Green Room

Monday, May 16th 2016

A tense 90 minutes

Run Lola Run

Monday, May 9th 2016

This film brilliantly stirs the senses

Son of Saul

Tuesday, May 3rd 2016

It's a difficult watch and extremely raw

Captain America : Civil War

Saturday, April 30th 2016

A spectacular masterclass in ensemble character film making

Miles Ahead

Saturday, April 30th 2016

Cheadle rocks the house.

Captain America : Civil War

Tuesday, April 26th 2016

As Marvel enters its third phase, all bets are off.

The Brand New Testament

Monday, April 25th 2016

Our Father, who art in Belgium.

Eye In The Sky

Thursday, April 21st 2016

A clever, ethical and tense film


Tuesday, April 12th 2016

A unique example of filmmaking.

Midnight Special

Monday, April 11th 2016

Lacks a big red glowing heart.


Thursday, April 7th 2016

A thriller with small thrills and a slow start

Eddie the Eagle

Friday, April 1st 2016

An easygoing and inspiring watch

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

Sunday, March 27th 2016

Fair to middling.


Thursday, March 24th 2016

I wouldn't want to live there

Eye in the Sky

Tuesday, March 22nd 2016

A well paced, intellectually intriguing thriller.


Tuesday, March 15th 2016

Entrancingly sombre and creative

The VVitch

Monday, March 14th 2016

One hell of a disturbing film.

Janis: Little Girl Blue

Monday, March 7th 2016

We all became enchanted with the singer

Hail! Caesar

Sunday, March 6th 2016

A demented, stupid, fun, hilarious rollercoaster of a film

Bone Tomahawk

Tuesday, March 1st 2016

Begins with a throat slitting and ends with something much worse

Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice

Thursday, February 25th 2016

"Knickers-worn-over-tights will be in a twist"


Thursday, February 25th 2016

By the book, but still fascinating

Triple 9

Thursday, February 25th 2016

Less than the sum of its parts

A Bigger Splash

Wednesday, February 17th 2016

A pointless flick through your relative’s dismal holiday photo album


Saturday, February 13th 2016

Not quite your average superhero movie.

Ice and the Sky

Saturday, February 6th 2016

A very gentle study