Film reviews and more

Day: 3 September 2014

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Film Review: ‘The Guest’

★★★★☆ Rightly selected as the opening salvo of this year’s well-attended 15th Film4 FrightFest in London, fervently followed American genre director Adam Wingard’s The Guest (2014) had the difficult task of coming after the excellent besieged family bloodbath You’re Next (2013), which had audiences howling with delight back […]


Film Review: ‘Finding Fela’

★★★☆☆ The documentary deluge in which we are still mired is so often lazily acknowledged as “a positive thing”. Our collective, unblinking admiration for the typical combination of liberal politics and gentle educational zeal has conditioned us to accept the creeping homogenisation of a cinematic from. We see […]