Isle of Dogs  (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Mar30

Isle of Dogs (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

This second animation film from the versatile Wes Anderson, building on his experience when making “The Fantastic Mr Fox”, is much more ambitious.

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Close-Up Film’s Oscar Round-Up
Jan25

Close-Up Film’s Oscar Round-Up

So, the Oscar nominations are in and, as widely anticipated, Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has emerged as the front runner. Garnering 13 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director

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Wiener-Dog (15) | Home Ents Review
Jan29

Wiener-Dog (15) | Home Ents Review

The little Wiener dog (known to us in the UK as a dachshund) is the real star of this movie.

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Greenberg (15) Home Entertainment Review
Apr12

Greenberg (15) Home Entertainment Review

Dir. Noah Baumbach, US, 2010, 110 mins Cast: Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Rhys Ifans, Jennifer Jason Leigh Greenberg sees Ben Stiller’s mentally unstable, and (much to his dismay) middle-ageing, Roger Greenberg house-sitting for his brother in Los Angeles. It was sold as Stiller’s coming-of-age role back in 2010, which is somewhat ironic seeing as though the titular ‘hero’ is quite possibly the most childish character he’s ever played....

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