The Little Stranger  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Sep23

The Little Stranger (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Based on the novel by Sarah Waters, this film is a touch tricky to classify in that it is a ghost story, but it is not in the classic horror genre.

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Dark River (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Feb22

Dark River (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Following on from the award gathering success of the downbeat “God’s Own Country”, along comes another dour British social realism drama, this time set in the Yorkshire sheep farming world.  The story this time deals with the effects of sexual abuse with a subsidiary theme about the trials of being a tenant farmer with no land rights. 

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Suite Française (15) | Home Ents Review
Aug03

Suite Française (15) | Home Ents Review

Dir. Saul Dibb, UK/France/Belgium, 2015, 107 mins Cast: Michelle Williams, Kristin Scott Thomas, Matthias Schoenaerts, Sam Riley, Ruth Wilson, Margot Robbie The third feature length film from British director Saul Dibb (Bullet Boy – a look into South East London gang culture in the noughties – and The Duchess, a period drama starring Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes), Suite Française feels like a natural evolution from...

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