Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

This is once again a review for a film I’ve seen prior to its wide UK release thanks to Odeon Screen Unseen, and this time it’s a film I was able to see a month before its UK release, and one I’ve been highly anticipating. The McDonaugh brothers are probably the best directors to come… Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Paddington 2 Review

It’s hard to overstate how much of a surprise Paddington was when it was released in 2014. Based on the poor track record of films adapting beloved childhood characters, along with the disappointing trailers, I was all set for Paddington to be a disappointment. Instead, Paddington ended up being one of the best family films… Continue reading Paddington 2 Review

The Killing of a Sacred Deer Review

There are very few directors working today as completely bonkers as Yorgos Lanthimos. His films have always had a great mix of absurdist dark comedy and mind numbing horror once you realise what is fully going on. His previous films, mainly Dogtooth and The Lobster, did lean more towards the absurdist dark comedy element, but… Continue reading The Killing of a Sacred Deer Review

The Death of Stalin Review

I’ve made it no secret in the past that I think Armando Iannucci is one of the greatest satirists working today. Through The Day Today, I’m Alan Partridge, The Thick of It, In the Loop and Veep, Iannucci has consistently shown his skill as a comedy writer, alongside writing partners such as Simon Blackwell, Jesse… Continue reading The Death of Stalin Review