REVIEW: Hail Caesar!

This latest film from Joel and Ethan Coen is as quirky as ever – with plenty to make you smile, even if the references to communism are a bit vague and don’t add much to the plot. The joy of this film lies in the number of Hollywood inside jokes there are to be enjoyed,… Read More

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Review Round Up… Captain America: Civil War

Superhero films are all the range at the moment – but is this one a successful release that is guaranteed to thrill and entertain audiences?  The Guardian: **** Peter Bradshaw described it as: “a huge aspartame rush of a film: a giant irresistible snack, not nutritious, but very tasty.” The Independent:**** Clarisse Loughrey  wrote: “Imperfections,… Read More

Review Round Up…The Jungle Book

This latest reboot of the classic animated Disney film based on Rudyard Kipling’s book is filled with CGI – but can it still impress the critics?  The Guardian: **** “a terrifically enjoyable piece of old-fashioned storytelling and a beautiful-looking film: spectacular, exciting, funny and fun.” IGN: ” Favreau’s take on the story amplifies the 1967 animated… Read More