Peter Mullan

6

Fair

8

Great

Sunshine on Leith review (Blu-ray)

It's cliched to trot out that well worn phrase "feelgood movie of the year", but Sunshine on Leith certainly fulfils that remit. I loved it.

8

Great

Sunshine on Leith review

It's cliched to trot out that well worn phrase "feelgood movie of the year", but Sunshine on Leith certainly fulfils that remit. I loved it.

8

Great

Top Of The Lake review (Blu-ray)

A determining factor, some may say, at the heart of Campion’s oeuvre is the inclusion of a strong, emotive (and convincing) female protagonist seen in the likes of Sweetie (1981),...

4

Poor

The Liability review

Viveiros’ lo-fi British gangster offering is wearily clichéd and predictable, but just about made bearable by the buddy movie shtick of Jack O’Connell and Tim Roth.

6

Fair

Welcome to the Punch review

A brave stab at a fully-British action film, Welcome to the Punch is an ambitious step forward from writer/director Creevy’s first feature, 2008’s Shifty.

8

Great

Tyrannosaur review (Blu-ray)

Plaudits to writer-director Considine – the gifted actor has crafted a searing drama that cuts through to the bone. It leaves you beaten but beguiled and the acting is sublime.

8

Great

War Horse review

We all know that Spielberg can make heartwrenching stories for the masses with his eyes shut, and with War Horse he's found yet another story to keep audiences gently weeping...

8

Great

Tyrannosaur review

Plaudits to writer-director Considine – the gifted actor has crafted a searing drama that cuts through to the bone. It leaves you beaten but beguiled and the acting is sublime.

8

Great

NEDS review

I saw this first thing in the morning at the London Film Festival and I’ll be honest, it was a tough watch at that time of day.