Film reviews and more

Day: 10 October 2014

Film Review: ‘Filmed in Supermarionation’

★★★☆☆ ‘The Swinging Sixties. Great Britain. Slough’. Perhaps not the most enticing sequence of title cards, but one that gives a perfect indication of the dry humour and charm of this nostalgic and affectionate look at […]

Film Review: ‘Annabelle’

★☆☆☆☆ With any film, whether it’s the latest laugh-out-loud comedy, a dark thriller or a haunted house horror, there’s always that slight moment of doubt when you wonder whether the trailer is going to be better […]

London 2014: ’71’ review

★★★☆☆ Setting your debut feature amidst the provocative milieu of sectarian conflict in Northern Ireland is a brave gambit, particularly placing it in a period as infamously tumultuous and bloody as Yann Demange’s ’71 (2014). Occurring […]