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  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird


    Flutters beautifully between the happiness and heartache that is ‘coming of age’, and feels both original and relevant to have women of all ages in control of the story - on screen and off.

  • The Ice King

    The Ice King


    “Whatever greatness you think I have, there are demons of equal value that are inside of my soul” - John Curry, sports pioneer, tormented talent. His artistry shines through in this excellent new documentary. Highly recommended.

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  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas


    My Top 20 most memorable (for a variety of reasons) Cloud Atlas characters:

    20. Dr Henry Goose (Tom Hanks) - whiskery 19th-century quack with dubious intent and even more questionable dental hygiene (which may explain why he values other people's teeth so highly).

    19. Ovid (Halle Berry) - balding, pointy-bearded, cyber-eyed back-street surgeon / locksmith. Appropriately named as Berry's transformation is one of the greatest metamorphosis moments in the whole movie.

    18. Older Ursula (Susan Sarandon) - 66 years old…

  • Much Ado About Nothing

    Much Ado About Nothing


    A rom-com! In black and white! Filmed at his own house in bloody Santa Monica! With all his mates in it! And the screenwriter's almost 450 years old! Well, of all the self-indulgent, pretentious pet projects we've seen from fashionable Hollywood directors down the years, this has to be right up there...

    Twenty minutes into Much Ado About Nothing, and the above concerns were still lingering. What an incredible house though, I thought - actually the perfect filming location, even…