Tag: film

Pennies For Eileen

A strange little Eileen Joyce biopic from 1951 perfectly captures Australian values from a bygone era.…

Review: Rosewater

Jon Stewart, soon-to-be-ex-host of The Daily Show, makes his impressive feature début as script adaptor, co-producer and director with this powerful drama drawn…

Reese Witherspoon - Wild

Review: Wild

Reese Witherspoon stars in, helped produce and pretty much pushed into being this filming of Cheryl Strayed’s second book, the autobiographical Wild: From Lost …

Review: Mr. Turner

Mike Leigh’s latest is a glorious diversion from his contemporary London tales (All or Nothing, Happy-Go-Lucky, Another Year) and, like his Gilbert and Sullivan…

birdman

Review: Birdman

Alejandro González Iñárritu’s previous films (Amores Perros, 21 Grams, Babel, Biutiful) aren’t exactly known for their humour, and yet his latest is a brilliant…

winter sleep

Review: Winter Sleep

Istanbul-born filmmaker Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s follow-up to the lengthy Once Upon a Time in Anatolia is even more epic and, at 196 minutes, the longest movie to ev…

The Trip to Italy

Review: The Trip to Italy

There were concerns for an impending screening of The Trip to Italy, Michael Winterbottom’s follow-up to his delicious 2010 gem The Trip.…