Tom Bower

6

Fair

13 Sins review (DVD)

Eric Brindle (Webber) is an average Joe in dire straits. Due to be married with a baby on the day, he is the sole career for his mentally-disabled brother, Michael...

6

Fair

Out Of The Furnace review (Blu-ray)

Here is the sophomore film from director Cooper, whose debut was the Americana-rich Crazy Heart. Out Of The Furnace sees Cooper returning to comfortable ground.

8

Great

Crazy Heart review (Blu-ray)

Bad Blake (Bridges) is an ageing country singer-songwriter whose star has been fading for quite some time.

7

Good

Bad Lieutenant review

Abel Ferrara’s 1992 film Bad Lieutenant starring Harvey Keitel was the darkest possible tale of addiction and despair, loss of faith and self-destructive behaviour.

8

Great

Crazy Heart

Bad Blake (Bridges) is an ageing country singer-songwriter whose star has been fading for quite some time.

6

Fair

Appaloosa

In an age when cinematic blockbusters rule in all their special-effect laden glory, one could be forgiven for thinking that the venerable western would have gone the way of the...