Dumbo: Film Review

There are lots of Disney live-action remakes coming up and I wasn’t immediately thrilled about the idea of a Dumbo one, so I was pleasantly surprised and satisfied to learn that it’s a faithful remake and expansion of the 1941 original.

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Pics: Eva Green, Colin Farrell and Tim Burton at the Dumbo London premiere

Tonight it was the London premiere of Dumbo and the stars from the film – including Colin Farrell, Eva Green and Danny DeVito – joined director Tim Burton on the stripey carpet at the Curzon Mayfair.

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Top Films for March

It’s the start of the month which means it’s time for my cinema preview! Here are the releases I’m most excited for in March.

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Widows: Film Review

I’m a big fan of Steve McQueen‘s previous films – like Hunger, Shame and 12 Years A Slave – so I was excited to see him take on more mainstream, blockbuster fare, and the incredible cast he recruited for Widows was another big plus. Thankfully, Widows is just what I hoped it would be – a thrilling heist drama.

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Roman J. Israel, Esq: Film Review

When Denzel Washington was nominated for a Golden Globe for Roman J. Israel, Esq, I was surprised because I didn’t even know the film existed. I had heard nothing about it and its release has been pretty much swept under carpet in the UK, and I understood why when I watched it.

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Top Films for November

It’s the start of November, which means it’s movie preview time! We’re slowly getting into awards season, with a lot of London Film Festival favourites hitting general release, but that doesn’t mean the blockbusters have disappeared. Here’s my recommendations for November:

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The Killing of a Sacred Deer: Film Review

The Killing of a Sacred Deer was top of my list to watch at the London Film Festival. There is always a risk of being let down when watching something highly-anticipated, but I was not disappointed.

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My top ten films from the BFI London Film Festival (LFF)

The London Film Festival is over for another year! I posted a lot of reviews from LFF over the past two weeks and it’s understandable if you missed some, so I’ve created a handy index with links to all my reviews, starting with my top 10!

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The Killing of a Sacred Deer: LFF Film Review

The Killing of a Sacred Deer was top of my list to watch at the London Film Festival and I have finally seen it! There is always a risk of being let down when watching something highly-anticipated, but I was not disappointed.

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London Film Festival 2017: Ten films I really want to see

There are so many films on the 2017 London Film Festival programme that I’m keen to see and I know I will never see them all.

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