Film reviews and more

Day: 4 June 2013

DVD Review: ‘Smashed’

★★☆☆☆ James Ponsoldt’s sophomore feature Smashed (2012) stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Aaron Paul, and ambitiously attempts to portray the tragedy of alcohol addiction at its most rawest. Kate (Winstead) and Charlie (Paul) are a young married couple in love, […]

DVD Review: ‘Veep: Season 1’

★★★☆☆ It’s almost certainly a trait of British resilience, but we’re fortunate enough to enjoy some of the most biting political satire in the world. Unsurprising really, as it speaks to the flustered Whitehall officials, the ‘faces’ of government, who […]