Joel

8

Great

Hail, Caesar! review

Funny, smart, accessible, wonderfully observed and stylishly shot, Hail, Caesar! is up there with the Coen Brothers' best

8

Great

Hail, Caesar! review

Funny, smart, accessible, wonderfully observed and stylishly shot, Hail, Caesar! is up there with the Coen Brothers' best.

8

Great

Inside Llewyn Davis review

The latest Coen Brothers venture is a snapshot view of the emerging folk scene in New York in the 60's, as seen through a week in the life of young...

6

Fair

The Big Lebowski review (Blu-ray)

There's no denying that The Big Lebowski has a massive cult following. It has even spawned its own festival that has seen the film shown at gatherings all over the...

8

Great

7

Good

True Grit review

I made the mistake of watching the 1969 version of this classic western on DVD a couple of months ago.

8

Great

A Serious Man

Ah, the good old Coens – as gloriously unpredictable as ever. The two of them seems to have somehow split into a three-headed filmic beast – we either get the...

7

Good

Burn After Reading (Blu-ray)

It has been said that this film was written at the same time as No Country For Old Men, alternating the days on which they worked on each script and,...

7

Good

Burn After Reading

It has been said that this film was written at the same time as No Country For Old Men, alternating the days on which they worked on each script and,...

10

Superb

No Country For Old Men

There is always a danger in over-hyping a film. If every critical voice — from the nationals to, well, newish kids on the block like Screenjabber — declares a film...