The Disappearance of Alice Creed

A film with only three actors, four locations, a first time director and a budget that wouldn’t cover the catering for a major movie needs to have everything going its way just to make an impre...

The Truman Show

Moviescramble reviews the 1998 classic comedy drama The Truman Show. In these days of wall to wall reality TV shows it is difficult to remember a time when we were not subjected to the endless mindle...

Contagion

Moviescramble tries not to touch anything while watching Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion. Steven Soderbergh is one of modern cinema’s most interesting characters. Coming to international at...

The Muppets

Moviescramble gets all excited about the return of The Muppets. I’ve been a fan of the Muppets since their TV show aired on UK television in the late 1970′s. It shows my age obviously. Ha...

Touch of Evil

Moviescramble casts an eye over the 1958 classic Touch of Evil. Orson Welles career can be split into three distinct periods. The early period charts the his rise from the Mercury theatre players in ...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012)

Every so often a movie comes along that brings together the cream of the crop of a particular group. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’s cast list reads like a who’s who of great British actors, starrin...