Mama Mia! Here We Go Again (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Jul31

Mama Mia! Here We Go Again (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

I was so looking forward to seeing this as I remembered the first film (which came out in 2008) as such a joyful cinematic experience.

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Prick Up Your Ears (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug20

Prick Up Your Ears (15) | Close-Up Film Review

The timing of the re-release of this film chimes in well with the 50th anniversary of the death of Joe Orton in 1967. It is also interesting to consider that this film was made in 1987 when the climate for homosexuals was very different from today’s. The movie, depicting as it did the lives of two gay men, contained scenes that were considered shocking at the time.

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