Review Round Up: Rocketman

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this music biopic about the life and career of Elton John. The Telegraph: ***** “a heart-racing, toe-tapping, all-glitter-cannons-blazing triumph on its own terms.” BBC.co.uk: *** “The problem is superficiality. We see a lot of Elton John but we never get to know him. All the sex… Read More

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Review Round Up: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Taron Egerton and Colin Firth return to the spy world with this new sequel to the 2015 hit film. But what have critics been making of The Golden Circle?  The Guardian: *** ” It’s a film that is utterly maximalist, stuffed to the gills with gadgets, gimmicks, ideas both good and bad. An exhausting, exhilarating watch.”… Read More

Review Roundup… Eddie the Eagle

Can this story of underdog Michael ‘Eddie the Eagle’ Edwards win over the critics?  The Guardian: **Peter Bradshaw thought that: “The film’s heart is in the right place, but Jackman and Walken are all wrong.” Evening Standard:*** David Sexton wrote: “Eddie the Eagle failed better — and here is the ultimate feelgood film to show… Read More