London Film Festival 2021: Playground Review

The next film I watched at the London Film Festival on BFI Player is another foreign language film. Based on what I’d read about it, I thought that Playground would make an interesting choice for a film to watch and I have to say that this is one of the most brutal and hard hitting… Continue reading London Film Festival 2021: Playground Review

London Film Festival 2021: True Things Review

So now we’ve got to the films I’m watching at this year’s London Film Festival on BFI Player. For the first one, I decided to go with True Things. I really enjoyed Harry Wootliff’s previous film, Only You, and I was interested to see what her next film would be. Unfortunately, I think that the… Continue reading London Film Festival 2021: True Things Review

London Film Festival 2021: The Good Boss Review

For the final film I watched in London at this year’s Film Festival, I wanted a film not in the English language so I decided to check out The Good Boss. Now I had no preconceptions before the film, knowing only what the synopsis on the BFI’s website said and I ended up thinking this… Continue reading London Film Festival 2021: The Good Boss Review

London Film Festival 2021: Last Night in Soho Review

The second film that I watched at this year’s London Film Festival is probably my most anticipated film of the year and the film I wanted to see more than any other at the festival, Last Night in Soho. Edgar Wright is probably my favourite director working today and hearing that he would be making… Continue reading London Film Festival 2021: Last Night in Soho Review

London Film Festival 2021: Ron’s Gone Wrong Review

Once again it’s time for the BFI London Film Festival and, unlike last year, I’ve been able to see a good few films actually in London. There will still be films I watch on BFI Player, but it’s a 50/50 split this time. To start with, the first event I went to was the World… Continue reading London Film Festival 2021: Ron’s Gone Wrong Review

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Review

This is an instance where, for one of the films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, I had no knowledge of the main character prior to the film being announced. I’ve not read any of the Shang-Chi comics and I don’t remember him showing up in the Marvel TV series I grew up watching. That said,… Continue reading Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Review