Good Time (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Nov22

Good Time (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This Robert Pattiinson vehicle drives at a hectic pace swerving in and out of danger as a bank heist falters and a trail of destruction follows.

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Anomalisa (18) | Close-Up Film Review
Mar17

Anomalisa (18) | Close-Up Film Review

Charlie Kaufman has broken the mould once again, this time with stop-motion, one-sixth scale animated puppets painstakingly filmed on purpose built mini-sets.

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Oscars: Best Supporting Actress – The Nominees are…
Feb03

Oscars: Best Supporting Actress – The Nominees are…

When the nominations for the 2016 Academy Awards were announced in January, the question on everybody’s lips was not about whether or not this is the year Leonardo DiCaprio will get his (little gold) man, but rather why were there only white contenders in all four acting categories? And for the second year running?

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Trailer: The Hateful Eight
Nov05

Trailer: The Hateful Eight

Six or eight or twelve years after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through thewintry Wyoming landscape. The passengers, bounty hunter John Ruth (Kurt Russell) and his fugitive Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh), race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, known in these parts as “The Hangman,” will bring Domergue to justice.

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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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