Film reviews and more

Day: 6 April 2012


Film Review: ‘The Cold Light of Day’

★☆☆☆☆ There were no press screenings for Mabrouk El Mechri’s action thriller The Cold Light of Day (2012), which stars Henry Cavill, Sigourney Weaver and Bruce Willis. This usually means that the film is not especially good, and that the studio is dropping it onto unsuspecting audiences in the hopes of recouping as […]


DocHouse Presents: Dragonslayer review

★★★★☆ Josh ‘Screech’ Sandoval is the wayward Californian stoner skater with the world on his shoulders and a head stuck in the clouds. Tristan Pattison’s feature debut Dragonslayer (2011) follows the accidental young father as he struggles to reignite his skating career. It is both heady and bleak to watch: an exquisite portrait […]