reviews archive

  • Poltergeist

    Rehashes the original for cash.

    May 20, 2015 19:36
  • Woman In Gold

    " is a wonder how Woman In Gold could be so, well, lacklustre."

    May 20, 2015 10:19
  • Spy

    “…it’s a hoot to see McCarthy given the space she deserves to spread her comic wings.”

    May 19, 2015 11:01
  • My Love, Don't Cross That River

    “A work of extraordinary and disarming cinematic power…”

    May 18, 2015 13:57
  • Sunrise

    "...a mesmeric nightmare of violence and exploitation in the underbelly of a modern Indian city."

    May 18, 2015 13:47
  • The Devil's Violinist

    "Potentially there is a portrait of the artist in crisis buried beneath all the histrionics and parables."

    May 18, 2015 13:02
  • Small Time

    "Heartwarming and surprisingly sweet..."

    May 18, 2015 12:49
  • We'll Never Have Paris

    "Confident and very funny..."

    May 18, 2015 12:37
  • I Survived A Zombie Holocaust

    “…throwing everything at the screen from flying limbs to zombie sex…”

    May 18, 2015 12:31
  • Bound

    "...The Asylum’s inevitable mockbuster treatment of 50 Shades of Grey that many were surely crying out for."

    May 18, 2015 12:23
  • Wild Tales

    "This is a rambling, slightly shambolic, but beautifully messed up film."

    May 18, 2015 10:02
  • Mr Turner

    "Spall practically inhabits the role of the bolshie and radical painter..."

    May 15, 2015 16:29
  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    "Mad Max: Fury Road is a caterwauling game-changer, with George Miller mining meaning from mayhem with bravura flair."

    May 14, 2015 12:03
  • Blackhat

    “…overall this is visionary filmmaking of the first order.”

    May 13, 2015 11:23
  • When Marnie Was There

    It doesn’t hit the heights of Studio Ghibli’s best work, but the trademark warmth and elegance is there and the ending is an inspired one.

    May 11, 2015 15:54
  • Relative Happiness

    "...rendered watchable by an ingratiatingly offbeat charm and the effortless likeability of its leading lady."

    May 11, 2015 15:19
  • The Librarians: Season 1

    “…if you don’t mind your entertainment on the cornball side, then the show’s goofy charm will more than likely cast a spell.”

    May 11, 2015 15:11
  • A Royal Night Out

    The film seems outdated on paper, but it works thanks to the assured direction and fine acting.

    May 11, 2015 10:15
  • Partisan

    "Talent-to-watch, Ariel Kleiman, delivers a beautifully crafted yet equally disturbing thriller."

    May 4, 2015 17:27
  • Ex Machina

    " of the smartest, slickest and most intriguing sci-fi thrillers in recent memory."

    May 4, 2015 17:20
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