Certain Women (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Mar12

Certain Women (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

It’s the quietness of this movie which is so remarkable – not silence as there is noise in the background: traffic, birds and even people’s breathing. But it is more the absence of speech which grabs one’s attention.

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Allied  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Nov24

Allied (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This wartime thriller cum love story is a good old fashioned tale filmed with contemporary production values from a taut script from British writer Steven Knight (“Peaky Blinders” and “Locke”) and briskly directed by American veteran Zemeckis.

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The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug14

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Guy Ritchie, US, 2015, 116 mins Cast: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki, Hugh Grant, Jared Harris Guy Ritchie wastes no time dropping us right into the thick of the action in his big screen reimagining of Cold War TV show The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Opening during an extraction mission with hilarious (and stylish, thanks to Mr Ritchie) consequences, the story finds CIA agent/former art thief Napoleon Solo...

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