The Lieutenant of Inishmore: Theatre Review

Most people would assume I booked tickets to see The Lieutenant of Inishmore purely because of Aidan Turner, and while the star casting is usually the main reason for my theatre trips, this time I was more there for Martin McDonagh‘s writing, as I loved his scripts for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and In Bruges and wanted to check out his stage work.

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Hotel Artemis: Film Review

Hotel Artemis came out quite a while ago in America and it received mixed reviews, so I foolishly went in not expecting much from it and came away pleasantly surprised – it is intriguing and very entertaining.

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The Butterfly Tree: Film Review

I haven’t seen Melissa George in anything for quite a while so it was lovely to see her back on my screen playing a mysterious, beguiling and vulnerable character named Evelyn in The Butterfly Tree.

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Racer and the Jailbird: Film Review

I love me a bit of Matthias Schoenaerts so I was keen to watch the Racer and the Jailbird (original French title: Le Fidele) at the London Film Festival but I unfortunately missed it. It is now set for a limited cinema release and I can’t really recommend – it was not worth the wait.

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First Reformed: Film Review

First Reformed was the one film I felt I really missed out on during the Sundance London film festival so I had to check it out ahead of its release. I felt like everyone has been raving about it, but I can’t say the same – I can appreciate that it’s a well-made movie but I didn’t actively enjoy it.

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Terminal: Film Review

I will pretty much watch everything featuring Margot Robbie and she was in a run of films that I loved, from I, Tonya to Goodbye Christopher Robin, but that sadly comes to an end with Terminal, which is the perfect example of style over substance.

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Tom Hardy and Charlotte Riley at the Swimming with Men premiere

Tonight the cast and crew of Swimming with Men came to the Curzon Mayfair in London to celebrate its upcoming release.

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Swimming With Men: Film Review

I wasn’t particularly bothered about catching Swimming with Men but my mind was changed after I saw Rob Brydon‘s promotional appearance on Graham Norton and was left in stitches by the clip that was shown. The whole film is exactly like that – a very funny watch.

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Top Films for July

Where is this year going?! It feels like I did the June movie preview just yesterday, but here we are again, with the monthly movie preview for July.

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Jennifer Saunders, Beattie Edmondson & Tom Bennett at the Patrick film premiere

Jennifer Saunders, producer, Beattie Edmondson, Emily Atack, Tom Bennett & Mandie Fletcher

On Wednesday evening, Jennifer Saunders, Beattie Edmondson, Emily Atack and Tom Bennett and rest of the cast and crew from upcoming movie Patrick came to an exclusive private London garden for its premiere and what an unusual, dog-filled event it was!

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