September 2011 archives

Drive review


A stylish, fresh film combining edge-of-seat action with genuine depth and oodles of character.

5 / 5 | 1 Comment | Read

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy review

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Gary Oldman delivers a career-best performance in a complex but visually stunning espionage thriller.

4 / 5 | 3 Comments | Read

Troll Hunter review

Troll Hunter

Another shaky-cam "real footage" "documentary" but this time with a welcome added ingredient: humour.

3 / 5 | Read

Jane Eyre review

Jane Eyre

Superb performances in, essentially, an expectedly quality run-of-the-mill costume drama.

3 / 5 | Read

55th London Film Festival Preview

55th London Film Festival Preview

Some early picks from the newly announced London Film Festival line-up.


Kill List review

Kill List

A depraved, low budget gangster-thriller-horror and a potential British classic in the making.

4 / 5 | Read

Apollo 18 review

Apollo 18

Sense-tickling space crabs.

3 / 5 | Read

The Skin I Live In review

The Skin I Live In

Almodovar's twisted story about the dangers of extreme dermatology is bold, unique, disturbing and bonkers-memorable.

4 / 5 | 1 Comment | Read