Review Round Up: The Gentlemen

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Guy Ritchie’s latest film starring Matthew McConaughey and Hugh Grant. The Guardian: *** “Ritchie has made an entertaining return to his mockney roots.” The Independent: * “What’s missing is any of the genuine grittiness that made Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels worth paying attention to in the… Read More

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Review Round Up: Network, National Theatre

Michelle Dockery and Bryan Cranston star in Lee Hall’s adaptation of Network, and directed by Ivo Van Hove. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here:  The Guardian: ***** “But the success of the show, which runs for two hours without interval, lies in its capacity to use every facet of live theatre to warn… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Confirmed for National Theatre’s Production of Network

The National Theatre has confirmed the full cast for its upcoming production of Lee Hall’s new adaptation of the Oscar-winning film by Paddy Chayefsky. Howard Beale, news anchorman, isn’t pulling in the viewers. In his final broadcast he unravels live on screen. But when the ratings soar, the network seize on their newfound populist prophet, and… Read More

NEWS: Michelle Dockery to Star in the National Theatre’s Production of Network

The National Theatre has announced that Michelle Dockery will star in its upcoming world premiere of of Network, Lee Hall’s new adaptation of the Oscar-winning film by Paddy Chayefsky. Joining the previously announced  Tony award winner Bryan Cranston who is set to star as Howard Beale, Michelle Dockery joins the cast to play Diana Christenson. Talking about the news the actress… Read More

Review Round Up: The Sense of an Ending

Jim Broadbent stars in this adaptation of Julian Barnes’s Man Booker Prize winning novel. But does Ritesh Batra’ film impress critics? The Guardian: *** “Jim Broadbent gives an engaging and sympathetic performance” The Daily Mail: **** “directed with an attractively light touch by Ritesh Batra.” Irish Independent: *** “The film ends up occupying an awkward… Read More