before you ask, I still haven’t seen Son of Saul or The Lobster or Sully or Sing Street or many of the other films that are making everyone’s Top Ten lists.Read more "Favourite Films of 2016: Part Two"
A cynic would say that most of the actors are only here for an easy pay cheque. That’s not true: they’re here for an easy pay cheque and the chance to stay in a nice house in the country.Read more "Ex Morgana?"
So Luke Scott (son of Ridley) has directed a sci-fi action thriller thingy called Morgan. It’s sort of like Ex Machina but it’s also sort of like Deep Blue Sea (corporate troubleshooter visits remote location to put a stop to boffins’ odd science experiment; things go amiss; mayhem ensues) Review to follow: I didn’t […]Read more "Morgan (Trailer)"
Salma Hayek devours a giant heart, and the look in her eyes at that moment, both avid and resigned, is worth the price of admission.Read more "Tale of Tales"
A movie of Dad’s Army? With Toby Jones, Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Tom Courtenay, Bill Paterson, and Catherine Zeta-Jones? Okay, this could be great … or it could be an embarrassment. Series creator Jimmy Perry is one of the Executive Producers, so at least with his involvement, perhaps they’ve kept some of the charm of […]Read more "“Don’t Tell Him, Pike!” Dad’s Army"