Film reviews and more

Month: February 2017

Film Review: Fences

★★★★☆ Following a string of sub-Tony Scott thrillers and the less than magnificent The Magnificent Seven, Denzel Washington returns to acting with a visible hunger in an adaptation of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Fences. Working behind the camera in […]

Film Review: Tower

★★★★☆ We’re all accustomed to the standard media treatment of mass shootings and terrorist attacks. Obsessed with uncovering and explaining every last detail of the killer’s life, newscasters and journalists analyse adolescent diary entries and interview parents, grandparents, neighbours and […]