Reviews

The Eight Mountains
The Eight Mountains Review

There’s nothing quite like the fast friendships children make on...

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Hypnotic
Hypnotic Review

In the decades since his sharp-shooting outlaw debut El Mariachi, Robert...

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Still
Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie Review

There is a poetic irony to the title of this documentary: Michael J. Fox has...

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Book Club: The Next Chapter
Book Club: The Next Chapter Review

Here’s another of the surprisingly robust mini-genre of comedies where Jane...

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Return To Seoul
Return To Seoul Review

Since the 1950s, many children have been adopted internationally from South...

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Pamfir
Pamfir Review

Whenever you hear the words ‘one last job’ in films, no matter what...

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Harka
Harka Review

Harka is the second film in the last year to grapple with the hangover of...

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Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3
Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 Review

No one expected that the one about the tree and the raccoon would be a...

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Big George Foreman
Big George Foreman Review

Ironically for a man latterly famous for grilling, there’s nothing very lean...

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Peter Pan & Wendy
Peter Pan & Wendy Review

Of the many things director David Lowery gets right about Peter Pan, the most...

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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
The Unlikely Pilgrimage Of Harold Fry Review

Think of British cinema and Jim Broadbent’s face might spring to mind pretty...

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Sick Of Myself
Sick Of Myself Review

It looks like they wasted the title of The Worst Person In The World on the...

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A Thousand And One
A Thousand And One Review

Before you see a single frame in A Thousand And One, you hear the sounds...

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The Super Bros. Movie
The Super Mario Bros. Movie Review

The last time Mario — the lovably high-voiced moustachioed Italian plumber,...

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The Three Musketeers: D'Artagnan
The Three Musketeers: D’Artagnan Review

It’s difficult to do anything new with The Three Musketeers. Alexandre...

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Polite Society
Polite Society Review

If Michelle Yeoh has taught us anything, it’s that martial arts are a...

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Ghosted
Ghosted Review

Judging by mid-tier Hollywood thrillers, if you meet an attractive person and...

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Missing
Missing (2023) Review

Released in 2018, Searching seemed the natural cinematic response to a...

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How To Blow Up A Pipeline
How To Blow Up A Pipeline Review

“This is an act of self-defence,” clarify the protagonists of How To Blow...

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Assassin Club
Assassin Club Review

Every once in a while, a film comes along so inept that it can trigger an...

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Leonor Will Never Die
Leonor Will Never Die Review

Leonor Will Never Die is, undeniably, one-of-a-kind. A kind of arthouse take...

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Godland
Godland Review

Godland presents itself as an artefact of a real-life expedition, inspired...

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One Fine Morning
One Fine Morning Review

One Fine Morning once again confirms Mia Hansen-Løve’s position as a movie...

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Riotsville, USA
Riotsville, USA Review

In the years since the George Floyd-inspired protests of 2020, America has been...

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Suzume
Suzume Review

It’s the classic tale: boy meets girl, boy turns into a chair, boy and girl...

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Evil Dead Rise
Evil Dead Rise Review

For four decades, the Evil Dead has been the twisted Teddy Bear’s Picnic of...

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Beau Is Afraid
Beau Is Afraid Review

Ari Aster’s increasingly wild filmography seems to all hinge on one simple,...

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The Pope's Exorcist
The Pope’s Exorcist Review

Imagine a buddy cop movie in which a grizzled maverick detective, whose quippy...

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Operation Fortune: Ruse De Guerre
Operation Fortune: Ruse De Guerre Review

Playing like a Saturday Night Live skit about a Jason Statham spy movie comes...

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