Film reviews and more

Day: 13 February 2013


Film Review: ‘This Is 40’

★★☆☆☆ You only have to take an extended glance at the cast list in any Judd Apatow film to know what you’re letting yourself in for. Without trivialising, much of his feature-length work for cinemagoers can be summed up in a handful of words, which is a real shame given that it’s started […]

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Berlin 2013: ‘Before Midnight’ review

★★★★☆ American director Richard Linklater returns to the tale of Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and Céline (Julie Delpy) that he began seventeen years ago in Before Sunrise (1995) with 2013’s Before Midnight. Set nine years after the events of Before Sunset (2004), this is an eloquently scripted dissection of a now middle-aged couple’s relationship. […]