Review Round Up: The Good Liar

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Bill Condon’s film starring Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen. The Guardian: **** “This mystery thriller is outrageous and irresistible, an old-fashioned drama with dashes of Patricia Highsmith, Patrick Hamilton, John le Carré and maybe Elizabeth Jane Howard’s memoir Slipstream.” Variety: “Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen deliver… Read More

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Love London Love Culture’s Film Picks: November 2019

Here’s a few films that Love London Love Culture is looking forward to seeing this month… The Aeronauts: 8th November: based on true events, this new film sees Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne reuniting for Tom Harper’s film which recounts the story of pilot Amelie Wren and scientist  James Glaisher  who end up in a… Read More

Review Round Up: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Keira Knightley and Helen Mirren star in Disney’s adaptation of  the story of The Nutcracker. Here’s what critics have been saying about it…  The Guardian: *** “There’s wit here and The Nutcracker will take you from zero to Christmas jumper in the opening sequence. What’s missing is the melancholy darkness of ETA Hoffmann’s story. Instead, schmaltz-merchant director… Read More

First Impressions: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

A new trailer has been released for the 2018 live action film that promises a darker side to the story that audiences know well… Having brought audiences Beauty and the Beast this year, it seems safe to bet that Disney are hoping this live action film of The Nutcracker and The Four Realms is equally… Read More

Review Round Up…Eye in the Sky

Helen Mirren and Alan Rickman star in Gavin Hood’s thriller. But what are critics thinking of it?  The Guardian: **** “While it’s often tough for Hood to add much style to the stagey set of one-room locations, he does achieve some seat-edge suspense in a number of bravura sequences.” Evening Standard: **** “It is thoughtful,… Read More