Film reviews and more

Day: 1 January 2015

Film Review: ‘The Woman in Black 2’

★★☆☆☆ If one genre above all others is suffering from over saturation it is the horror genre. You can barely go a couple of weeks nowadays without seeing posters going for the latest offering shimmying its […]

Film Review: ‘The Green Ray’

★★★★★ The penultimate picture in his Comédies et proverbes series, Eric Rohmer’s The Green Ray (1986) is his best work and arguably one of the greatest films ever made. It’s a film of unwavering humanity – […]

Film Review: ‘Enemy’

★★★☆☆ Adapted from Nobel Prize-winning novelist José Saramago’s The Double, Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy (2013) employs the familiar narrative device of the doppelgänger to explore the duality of human nature. From Richard Ayodade’s recent Dostoevsky adaptation The […]