CineVue

Film reviews and more

Day: 11 May 2015

Kinoteka 2015: ‘Night Train’ review

★★★★☆ For his sixth feature, renowned Polish director Jerzy Kawalerowicz decided to board the Night Train (1959), inspired by his frequent trips to woo actress Lucyna Winnicka. She would star in the resulting thriller which was […]

DVD Review: ‘What’s Left of Us’

★★★★☆ If bucketloads of dripping gore is what you’re after you may end up feeling shortchanged by What’s Left of Us (2014), a genre piece far more interested in existential vicissitudes and much less in entrails […]

DVD Review: ‘The Theory of Everything’

★★★☆☆ Cosmology is “kind of a religion for intelligent atheists” attests a rangy young Stephen Hawking (Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne) when describing his field of interest to the beautiful Jane (Felicity Jones) at a Cambridge […]