King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Jun26

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Some critics have been rather nose-stuck-in-the-air about King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. It’s true that it’s no masterpiece but Guy Ritchie has given us a lively, well-photographed film with lots of action and some well-known faces in small roles.

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The Secret Scripture (12A)  | Close-Up Film Review
May19

The Secret Scripture (12A)  | Close-Up Film Review

“The Secret Scripture” is the story of Lady Rose (Vanessa Redgrave), an elderly woman, who has lived in a mental hospital in Ireland for over 50 years, where she was condemned to incarceration for allegedly killing her new born baby.  

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Special Correspondents (TV-MA) | Close-Up Film Review
May10

Special Correspondents (TV-MA) | Close-Up Film Review

What sounded like a heck of an offering from Ricky Gervais when it was announced way back in October of 2014 has unfortunately transpired to be a shallow effort from Gervais

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Close-Up with… Eric Bana, on Special Correspondents
Apr26

Close-Up with… Eric Bana, on Special Correspondents

Laid back (quite literally on a comfy looking sofa) and relaxed, Eric Bana in real life is as far from his new onscreen persona of Frank Bonneville than you could imagine.

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Ricky Gervais’ ‘Special Correspondents’ – Premiere Announced
Jan07

Ricky Gervais’ ‘Special Correspondents’ – Premiere Announced

Special Correspondents, a new original feature film for Netflix written and directed by Ricky Gervais and starring Eric Bana (Deliver Us From Evil, Lone Survivor) and Gervais (Muppets Most Wanted, Derek) is about a struggling New York based radio journalist whose arrogance and decadent lifestyle has hindered his career.

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