The Meyerowitz Stories (New & Selected)

Cert: 15 Runtime: 112 mins Director: Noah Baumbach Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Elizabeth Marvel, Grace Van Patten and Emma Thompson You should see the other dog Noah Baumbach has transferred over to Netflix, a sentence that I never expected to read. It does sadden me when great directors create cinema for the small screen. Netflix and Amazon are... Continue Reading →

Nocturnal Animals

Cert: 15 Runtime: 117 mins Director: Tom Ford Cast: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Isla Fisher, Jenna Malone, Michael Sheen and Armie Hammer When you love someone you can't just throw it away Tom Ford's return to film-making is a very much anticipated warm welcome. A Single Man came out seven years ago! It was tragic, beautiful, artistic and... Continue Reading →

Au revoir Mad Men

Make it simple, but significant Authenticity, drama, controversy and Matthew Weiner have been the main components in making Mad Men the greatest television shows of all time. It may not be a heaving going show but it has kept the world gripping for 8 years but now it finally came to an end. The 1960's... Continue Reading →

Run All Night

Cert: 15 Runtime: 114 mins Director: Jaume Collet-Serra Cast: Liam Neeson, Ed Harris, Joel Kinnaman, Boyd Holbrook, Common and Vincent D'Onofrio No Sin Goes Unpunished What Liam Neeson in another action movie! Where he is drunk, dark and skilful? Ok sign me up, I am never bored with a Neeson movie as of late bar... Continue Reading →

Love Is Strange

Cert: 15 Runtime: 94 mins Director: Ira Sachs Cast: John Lithgow, Alfred Molina, Marisa Tomei, Darren E. Burrows, Cheyenne Jackson, Charlie Tahan and Harriet Sansom Harris I believe the world is a better place if people aren't lying. John Lithgow and Alfred Molina married in a movie? That sold me from the start! Love Is Strange... Continue Reading →

A Most Violent Year

Cert: 15 Runtime: 125 mins Director: J.C. Chandor Cast: Oscar Issac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Alessandro Nivola and Albert Brooks My husband is not my father. Not even close. So if I were you, I would start treating us with a little more respect or I guarantee he will make it his mission in life... Continue Reading →

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Cert: 15  Runtime: 119 mins Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Cast: Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, Emma Stone, Zach Galifinakis, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan and Naomi Watts Popularity is the slutty little cousin of prestige  Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu has a great reputation as a filmmaker. Birdman is his latest feature after Biutiful from 2010, this is a completely different film. Birdman... Continue Reading →

Blast From The Past: Eyes Wide Shut

Cert: 18 Runtime: 159 mins Director: Stanley Kubrick Cast: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Todd Field, Rade Serbedzija and Sidney Pollack Life goes on. It always does, until it doesn't During a recent bout of the flu I re-watched a lot of films. Eyes Wide Shut being one of them, I have been studying Kubrick a lot over the last year and... Continue Reading →

Gone Girl

Cert: 18 Runtime: 149 mins Director: David Fincher Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Carrie Coon, Kim Dickens, Tyler Perry, Emily Ratajkowski and Neil Patrick Harris I can practice believing my husband loves me. But I could be wrong When we have interesting books that get a film, we always think it will never be as good as the book. There are... Continue Reading →

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