Ireland 16

8

Great

Wild Bill review

One can’t say expectations were high for this. Wild Bill is an East End drama about a drug dealer just out on parole, written and directed by actor Dexter Fletcher...

5

Average

Cleanskin review

Cleanskin is a well-made action thriller with a little too much flab. In attempting to give the lead characters some depth and address serious issues about terrorism in the UK...

0

Brighton Rock review ?

This was the Surprise Film at the 2010 London Film Festival. Ha ha. The poor suckers who were there that night doubtless couldn't have been pleased with what they sat through.

6

Fair

The Scouting Book for Boys

Best friends David (Turgoose) and Emily (Grainger) are teenage residents at the Norfolk caravan park where their parents work.

7

Good

Flashbacks of a Fool

Daniel Craig steps out of the tuxedo and turns up in a nostalgic and bittersweet drama about a fading Hollywood star.

4

Poor

The Cottage

I've never been a big fan of horror, slapstick or any attempts at blending the two, so Paul Andrew Williams had his work cut out if he was going to...

6

Fair

8

Great

Notes on a Scandal

Notes On A Scandal is notable for several reasons. First, it’s one of the more adept literary adaptations of recent years.

8

Great

Venus

May to December romances may not be original movie fodder, but Roger Michell’s delightful Venus manages to sidestep the conventional issues for something deeply poignant, utterly charming and frequently very funny.