All posts tagged "film review"

  • Looking for Richard- Review ***

    In a word association exercise, it would be unexpected for ‘William Shakespeare’ to follow the word ‘Al Pacino’. But nothing about Looking for Richard is...

  • The Hateful Eight – Review ***

    Quentin Tarantino returns to the saddle to deliver another violent and profane western. Though it does cover familiar ground and does run too long, The...

  • Joy – Review **

    Since exiting Director’s Jail with 2010’s The Fighter, David O Russell has made a series of comedy dramas around eclectic families that have succeeded with...

  • SPECTRE – Review ****

    There are many question marks surrounding SPECTRE. First and foremost: Could it top the success of Skyfall and best all the many pretenders to Bond’s...

  • The Butler – Review ★★★

    Inspired by the life of Eugene Allen, a butler who served the White House for 34 years until retiring in 1986, Lee Daniels and co-writer...