The Glass Castle  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct05

The Glass Castle  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Based on an autobiographical memoir by American journalist Jeannette Walls, the film tells the story of Jeannette’s unconventional childhood and particularly her relationship with her eccentric and flamboyant father Ray (Harrelson).

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The Book of Henry  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Jun23

The Book of Henry (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Single mother Susan (Naomi Watts) is bringing up her two sons, 12 year old Henry (Jaeden Lieberher) and his younger brother Peter (Jacob Tremblay), whom Henry protects.  

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While We’re Young (15)  Close-Up Film Review
Apr13

While We’re Young (15) Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Noah Baumbach, US, 2015, 97mins Cast: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried Josh and Cornelia (Stiller and Watts) are a 40-something couple who like their life as it is. He’s a former wunderkind documentary maker who has been working on his sophomore effort for the better part of a decade, and she’s a successful producer. They watch their friends start a family, but don’t feel burdened by the need to conform to...

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