Vox Lux (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
May02

Vox Lux (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Vox Lux opens with a gripping and horrifying sequence set in 1999, when young Celeste (Raffey Cassidy) is wounded in a Columbine style high school massacre, which seems to be a semi regular occurrence in American life.

Read More
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.

Read More
Spy (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jun04

Spy (15) | Close-Up Film Review

  Dir. Paul Feig, US, 2015, 120 mins Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Jude Law, Rose Bryne When they read the initial premise for Paul Feig’s soon-to-be-released Spy, I am sure many within the audiences gave a resounding sigh to yet another semi-funny, largely formulaic espionage take on Bond. Well, safe to say, Feig has done it and done it very well creating a hilarious twist on the already saturated genre. As you may already...

Read More
SPY – Jude Law & Melissa McCarthy in New Clip
Jun01

SPY – Jude Law & Melissa McCarthy in New Clip

Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner (Jude Law) falls off the grid and another top agent (Jason Statham) is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster. SPY  IN UK CINEMAS THIS...

Read More