Michael Fassbender

4

Poor

The Counsellor review

After having four of his novels adapted into films, McCarthy – at the ripe old age of 80 – opted to try his hand at screenwriting.

5

Average

A Dangerous Method review (Blu-ray)

David Cronenberg has had what can only be described as an eclectic career in film. From the early horror shockers such as Scanners and his remake of The Fly through...

5

Average

Prometheus review

Expectation can be a fickle mistress. If something lives up to or exceeds expectation, it can be glorious. If that thing disappoints, it can be devastating.

7

Good

Jane Eyre review (Blu-ray)

Jane Eyre (Wasikowska) travels to Thornfield Hall to take up her role as governess to the ward of Mr Rochester (Fassbender).

9

Excellent

X-Men: First Class review (Triple-Play Blu-ray)

For some children, eagerly awaiting the next comic for the latest exciting instalment in the lives of Bendyman, Metalface and Firewoman was the highlight of their week.

4

Poor

A Dangerous Method review

David Cronenberg has had what can only be described as an eclectic career in film. From the early horror shockers such as Scanners and his remake of The Fly through...

9

Excellent

Shame review

Rarely have I seen a relatively dialogue-free opening of a film hold such an intense atmosphere as Shame.

7

Good

Jane Eyre review

Prepare yourselves because this autumn is Bronte season. Hollywood has obviously decided to give Jane Austen a bit of a rest, so now it's the turn of her Northern bretheren...

9

Excellent

X-Men: First Class review

For some children, eagerly awaiting the next comic for the latest exciting instalment in the lives of Bendyman, Metalface and Firewoman was the highlight of their week.

6

Fair

Jonah Hex review (Blu-ray)

Shall we start with the bad stuff? Jonah Hex makes very little sense. It feels like there are vast sections of film lying on a cutting room floor somewhere.