Film reviews and more

Day: 18 June 2015

Film Review: ‘Mr. Holmes’

★★★☆☆ Benedict Cumberbatch need not worry his boots are being filled. Ian McKellen’s take on Sherlock Holmes is more Sunday teatime viewing than prime-time blockbuster, but its stately pace doesn’t preclude Mr. Holmes (2015) from being a delightful romp all […]

Film Review: ‘Entourage’

★★★☆☆ Looking at the many critical responses to director Doug Ellin’s swiftly maligned Entourage (2015), it’s easy to forget that the series was well-received – even acclaimed – for most of its seven series run. What’s more curious is that […]

Film Review: ‘Accidental Love’

★★☆☆☆ It’s the film David O. Russell walked away from and whose premise the Obama administration made pathetically redundant. After years in limbo, audiences finally get to see Accidental Love (2015), which began shooting in 2008. Dodgy financing arrangements saw […]