John Shrapnel

6

Fair

The Awakening review

Set in the early 1920s as Britain staggers from the shock of the first world war, The Awakening is a classic ghost story in the mould of The Innocents (1961)...

0

Sparkle review (DVD) ?

When I first tried to watch this movie, I ejected the DVD after three minutes because I couldn't take it anymore.

5

Average

Chemical Wedding

This is probably the weirdest film I've seen all year. Based on an idea by the lead singer of Iron Maiden (I do not jest) the film is the tale...

6

Fair

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (DVD)

Nine years ago, Cate Blanchett swept to an Oscar nomination in Shekhar Kapur’s impressive Elizabeth. It was one of seven nominations for this excellent film.

6

Fair

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Nine years ago, Cate Blanchett swept to an Oscar nomination in Shekhar Kapur’s enormously impressive Elizabeth. It was one of seven nominations for this excellent film.