Lady Macbeth(2017)

"Pugh’s performance and the unexpected mix of drama, thriller and comedic moments make it a pleasure to watch"

You would be forgiven for thinking Lady Macbeth had something to do with the villainous and manipulative wife of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, but this movie actually has no connection at all, although the name will give some viewers some foreshadowing about the lead character.

Lady Ma...

by Hannah Wales

Their Finest(2017)

"Scherfig’s take on a wartime London is believable, a of the nit and grit versus the romantic nostalgia"

Directed by Lone Scherfig. Screenplay, Gaby Chiappe, based on the novel “Their Finest Hour and a Half” by Lissa Evans with Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Helen McCrory, Jack Huston, Richard E. Grant, Rachael Stirling, Henry Goodman, Jeremy Irons, Paul Ritter, Jake Lacy, Claudia Jess...

by Tremayne Miller

The Transfiguration(2017)

"will keep you gripped to the edge of your seat from start to finish"

Vampire lore has fascinated us for centuries, there have been countless films, TV shows and books centred around the Vampyr, and that’s the subject of today’s review; The Transfiguration from Writer/ Director Michael O'Shea.

We are introduced to troubled teen Milo (Eric Ruffin) as he ...

by Marc Jason Ali

The Sense of an Ending(2017)

"poetically directed by Batra, Broadbent without a doubt gives a terrific performance as the central character"

Tony Webster (Jim Broadbent), a semi-retired camera-store owner receives a registered letter but stashes it away in his pocket not opening it, and when he does read it we only catch a mere glimpse of it.

As the story unfolds, we learn that an item has been left to him by the deceased moth...

by Tremayne Miller

The Hatton Garden Job(2017)

" the endearing lead performances of the elderly gang of thieves and the overall charm of the film save it from being a boring by the numbers crime drama"

The nation was captivated by the robbery of the Hatton Garden Safety Deposit in April 2015, with an estimated £200 million worth of goods stolen in what was one of the largest robberies in English legal history. The eventual arrest of the men responsible, and the revelation that they were all el...

by Graeme Robertson

Frank and Lola(2017)

"An authentic psychosexual film noir, depicting the dark side of love"

Pulp Fiction was a revelation in the 90s and brought about a new wave in cinema, the “faux film noir,” which saw the emergence of lots of cheap imitations being made, as they tried to replicate what had become a timeless classic.

Most settled on fetishising all the trappings that come...

by Tremayne Miller