Movie Reviews

5

Average

8

Great

Thelma review

Relationship drama meets sci-fi horror with Thelma, the story of a repressed young girl struggling to cope with new found feelings

8

Great

When All The Bees Flew Away review

Offering a novel approach to an old genre, Connor Pearce creates a work that manages to be both impactful and indelibly human despite its length

4

Poor

Geostorm 2017 movie review

Geostorm is cliched, cheesey and very, very stupid – but it's entertaining enough eye candy 

7

Good

Ava review

Featuring as part of the First Feature competition at LFF this year, director/co-writer Léa Mysius crafts a tale of young love set against the backdrop of personal tragedy with Ava

 

7

Good

Loving Vincent review

Six years and 65,000 hand-made oil paintings give us a take on the life of Vincent van Gogh which is visually breathtaking – and is ultimately a little too focused on being a spectacle

6

Fair

Life Guidance review

Efficiency and the constant need to be better drives society but one man's decided he likes his lot in life. The authorities aren't too happy with that however in existential thriller Life Guidance

4

Poor

The Glass Castle review

A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father

8

Great

8

Great

The Limehouse Golem review

Juan Carlos Medina offers an adaptation of a book few expected to reach the silver screen, and the result is a watchable, compelling horror-thriller held aloft by the performances of its cast