Laura

If I'm really honest with myself, my favourite film is Mrs Doubtfire.

Favorite films

  • The Fifth Element
  • The Princess Bride
  • True Romance
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

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  • The Humans

    ★★★★½

  • No Time to Die

    ★★★★

  • Palazzo Di Cozzo

    ★★★½

  • Riders of Justice

    ★★★★

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  • The Humans

    The Humans

    ★★★★½

    I thought this was pretty excellent and was not surprised to find out from the credits that it's an adaptation of the director's play. Every performance was strong but Amy Schumer stood out for me - her very affecting phone call with her ex brought me to tears. Richard Jenkins perfectly encaptured a man (perhaps literally) haunted by his indiscretions and the inner workings of his mind not addressed. Wonderful stuff.

  • No Time to Die

    No Time to Die

    ★★★★

    Crying during a Bond movie - that's a first.

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  • Knives Out

    Knives Out

    ★★★★

    I had a great time and it's encouraging to see a big fun blockbuster in cinemas that isn't part of some corporate saga.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    I remember seeing the trailer for this and scoffing, like the stupid child I was (at 24). Then I read some excellent reviews and the snob in me felt left out, so I binged the previous Maxes (and that rounds out the me-being-shit-isms - I'd never seen them and had totally written them off) and saw it the next day. I was floored. It's the closest a film has gotten to giving me that I-think-I-am-on-a-rollercoaster feeling. I could feel the…