Film Review: ‘Now Is Good’

★☆☆☆☆ Ol Parker follows up 2005’s Imagine Me & You with Now Is Good (2012), the tale of a young girl, Tessa (Dakota Fanning), who is dying of terminal leukaemia. With her treatment failing, Tessa decides to create a bucket-list, the top priority being to lose her virginity to the Continue Reading


Film Review: ‘Savages’

★★★☆☆ Oliver Stone’s weed-fuelled crime caper Savages (2012) is probably the US director’s best offering since 1999’s Any Given Sunday, but after a thirteen year period of churning out substandard and forgettable efforts such as Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010), World Trade Center (2006) and the deplorable Alexander (2004), Continue Reading