Joe Wright

9

Excellent

Darkest Hour review

Gary Oldman and an ensemble cast captivate in one of the most thoroughly compelling depictions of Churchill in years, crafting a striking image of a man who is born to lead - and undeniably human

1

Avoid

8

Great

Anna Karenina review (Blu-ray)

Wright's new take on the oft told Tolstoy classic is vibrant and energetic, making it easily accessible to a 21st century audience.

7

Good

Anna Karenina review

Wright's new take on the oft told Tolstoy classic is vibrant and energetic, making it easily accessible to a 21st century audience.

10

Superb

Hanna review (Blu-ray)

Hanna takes a familiar chase movie plot and twists it into some interesting new shapes.  Hanna (Ronan) is 16.

10

Superb

4

Poor

Hanna review

Joe Wright's movie has received glowing reviews from certain critics, which is a mystery. His sure footed direction, though visually bold with some arresting shots, misses the mark overall.

6

Fair

The Soloist (DVD)

Joe Wright follows up his Oscar-nominated Atonement with this Los Angeles-set tale of friendship and redemption.

6

Fair

9

Excellent

Atonement (DVD)

Atonement garnered incredible amounts of critical praise upon its theatrical release, and nabbed the odd award or two as well (Golden Globe for best film, Bafta for best film, Oscar...