The Last Five Years (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr16

The Last Five Years (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Richard LaGravenese, US, 2015, 94 mins Cast: Anna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan The Last Five Years is a ‘timeless’ love story of boy meets girl. Successful novelist Jamie (Jeremy Jordan) and striving actress Cathy (Anna Kendrick) are the romantic focus of Richard LaGravenese’s stage-to-screen adaptation of the off-Broadway musical. Our lovers break up after a five year relationship, only to repeatedly fall in love and hit the rails in...

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Love, Rosie (15) Home Ents Review
Mar02

Love, Rosie (15) Home Ents Review

Dir. Richard LaGravenese, Germany/UK, 2014, 102 mins Cast: Lily Collins, Sam Claflin, Tamsin Egerton, Suki Waterhouse The ‘I fell in love with my best friend’ story has long been a preferred trope of the romantic comedy genre. Played out across a ream of different scenarios, it’s an easily dismissed premise. But Love, Rosie presents one of the most original and charming telling’s of this familiar tale possible, and in doing so is a...

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