First Man: Film Review

I am a huge fan of Damien Chazelle’s work, so I had high hopes for First Man – which I saw at the Venice Film Festival – after the success of Whiplash and La La Land, and it did not disappoint.

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First Man: Venice Film Review

I am a huge fan of Damien Chazelle’s work, so I had high hopes for First Man – the opening film of the Venice Film Festival – after the success of Whiplash and La La Land, and it did not disappoint.

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Top Films for March

It’s the start of March, aka monthly movie preview time! Here are the releases I’m most looking forward to in March.

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Game Night: Film Review

The trailer for Game Night was crap, and given trailers are supposed to show the highlights and encourage people to watch a film, I naturally came to the conclusion that Game Night would be absolutely rubbish. However, I was completely wrong and Game Night is properly entertaining and very funny.

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Manchester by the Sea: Film Review

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Manchester by the Sea by Kenneth Lonergan has been receiving critical acclaim at film festivals and awards shows and it’s not hard to understand why. It’s heartbreaking, so, so sad, with absolutely incredible performances from Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams.

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Manchester by the Sea: LFF Film Review

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Manchester by the Sea by Kenneth Lonergan has been receiving critical acclaim at film festivals throughout this year and now I completely understand why. It’s heartbreaking, so, so sad, with absolutely incredible performances from Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams.

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Carol: Film Review

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Carol has been on my must-watch list since it debuted at the Cannes Film Festival to rave reviews and a standing ovation, and Rooney Mara tied for the Best Actress prize. I tried and failed to get a ticket to see it at the London Film Festival in October, but now it is finally ready for general release and my wait is over. I must say, the hype made me slightly disappointed.

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