Sicario (15) | Home Ents Review
Jan24

Sicario (15) | Home Ents Review

Denis Villeneuve’s border hopping character thriller was the kind of critically acclaimed sleeper hit that few saw coming in 2015. The tale of conflicted FBI agent Kate Mercer (Emily Blunt), thrust into a volatile off book mission to take down a drug lord in Mexico won its fair share of plaudits for its beautiful cinematography, brooding protagonists and near claustrophobic levels of tension.

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Sicario (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct08

Sicario (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Sicario, we are told in the film’s opening moments, and indeed at the start of every review of Denis Villeneuve’s latest feature, means hitman, but who exactly is calling the shots?

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Continuum (15) Home Ents Review
Mar09

Continuum (15) Home Ents Review

  Dir. Richie Mehta, Canada, 2013, 93 mins Cast: Gillian Anderson, Rufus Sewell, Haley Joel Osment, Victor Garber This sci-fi drama from writer/director Richie Mehta sees Marika (the always excellent Gillian Anderson) and her young son, Erol wave her physicist husband Gabe (Rufus Sewell) off at the airport, never to see him again.  Gabe disappears without trace and it’s a traumatic event which those left behind never recover...

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