Nymph()maniac: The Director’s Cut Vols 1 and 2 (18) | Home Ents Review
May27

Nymph()maniac: The Director’s Cut Vols 1 and 2 (18) | Home Ents Review

  Dir. Lars Von Trier, Denmark/Belgium/France/Germany, 2014, 310 mins, in English Cast: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stacy Martin, Stellan Skarsgard, Shia LaBeouf, Christian Slater, Jamie Bell Modern Cinema’s enfant terrible or the naughtiest school boy on a film set unleashes the ultimate cut of his latest button-pushing provocation. Clocking in at nearly six hours, we are in TV mini-series territory, although this goes to places even...

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Samba (15) | Close-Up Film Review
May01

Samba (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano, France, 2014, 120 mins, in French, English, Portuguese, Arabic and Russian with English subtitles Cast: Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Tahar Rahim The life of an illegal immigrant is a hard one. Samba (Omar Sy) is a young Senegal immigrant who after travelling to France does everything he can to stay under the radar and avoid the authorities. However, Samba isn’t all doom-and-gloom. It is a...

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Samba in cinemas May 1st
Apr15

Samba in cinemas May 1st

From the team behind box office sensation Intouchables comes SAMBA, a topical and clever romantic drama releasing in UK cinemas on 1st May 2015. Samba (Omar Sy – Intouchables) came to France 10 years ago from Senegal. He plugs away at various lowly jobs in a bid to stay under the radar and avoid the authorities. Alice (Charlotte Gainsbourg – Nymphomaniac, Melancholia) is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burnout, and...

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