Compliance

Compliance

Craig Zobel’s 2012 film Compliance has prompted extreme reactions since its release. When it toured the festival circuit, people walked out; critics have professed their dismay at its attitude toward...

The Shack

WARNING: SPOILERS I don’t doubt for a second that writers John Fusco, Andrew Lanham and Destin Cretotn, and director Stuart Hazeldine are genuinely good people who wholeheartedly believe in a loving ...

The Wages Of Fear

Confession time. The Wages Of Fear is a movie that I have never seen. It has always been one of the to watch movies on my ever expanding list (I know. First world problems) but it never managed to ge...
Brawl In Cell Block 99

Brawl In Cell Block 99

Brawl In Cell Block 99 is the film that will cement the reputation of it’s director S. Craig Zahler. His directorial debut Bone Tomahawk was noted as being an impressive debut – mixing to...
The Death of Stalin

The Death Of Stalin

How do you make widespread poverty, fear, labour camps and shootings seem funny? You create a comedy of terrors, of course. Armando Iannucci’s latest scathing satire succeeds in having you laug...
Alone in Berlin

Alone in Berlin

When Hans Fallada sat down to write Every Man Dies Alone, he was creating one of the first anti-Nazi books to be published in post-war Germany. Having spent many years incarcerated in an insane asylu...

The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

Yorgos Lanthimos returns to the big screen this year with a film that is a more than worthy follow up to his engrossing film The Lobster. Never one to present his audience with a straightforward dram...

Breathe

Andy Serkis is a wonderful actor best known for being in front of the camera, albeit in a mostly unrecognisable fashion. The man who breathed life into iconic characters such as Gollum, Caesar and Ki...

Curvature – Trailer

Getting its premiere at this years Sitges Film Festival is the Sci-Fi drama Curvature. The film is the second feature from director Diego Hallivis and features the acting talents of Lyndsy Fonseca, N...