Film reviews and more

Day: 13 November 2013


Film Review: ‘The Counsellor’

★★★☆☆ Before anyone thrusts another rusty sabre into Ridley Scott’s controversial crime caper The Counsellor (2013), it’s worth remembering that his brother and business partner Tony Scott passed away midway through production. Although from a reviewer’s point of view such […]


Film Review: ‘The Butler’

★★★☆☆ After the horribly misjudged Precious (2009) and the bizarre sideshow that was The Paperboy (2013), it’s a pleasant surprise to see Lee Daniels managing to deliver a half-decent picture. The odds were heavily stacked against The Butler (2013) from […]