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  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water

    ★★★

    In the Kennedy administration early 60's cold war era USA, the military are using a high-security facility to house a recently captured aquatic lifeform referred to as 'the asset', which they are studying in the hope of aiding their attempt to beat the Soviets and put a man on the moon.
    To all intents and purposes, 'the asset' is, in fact, the Creature from the Black Lagoon.
    One of the facilities cleaners, the mute Elisa Esposito (Sally Hawkins) finds the…

  • My Brother the Devil

    My Brother the Devil

    ★★½

    Sally El Hosaini directs this 2012 drama about the distance that grows between two brothers from an Arab family living in a an inner city London high rise council estate.
    James Floyd plays Rashid, a street smart amateur boxer and low level drug dealer on the estate who commands respect from his peers.
    Fady Elsayed plays Mo his far gentler younger brother who looks up to Rashid and in spite of his own academic prowess desires to emulate his brother's…

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  • Wind River

    Wind River

    ★★★½

    Set in the eponymous Wind River Indian Reservation of the title and the secluded snow covered mountainous terrain of north-central Wyoming events centre around the discovery of a dead body and subsequent investigation.
    18-year-old Natalie Hanson was a 'good girl' yet somehow ended up raped and found in the woods frozen to death several miles from anywhere resembling civilisation. The man who discovered her is U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service tracker Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner) who just happens to be…

  • Good Time

    Good Time

    ★★★★

    Constantine "Connie" Nikas (Robert Pattinson) interrupts and pulls his younger mentally handicapped, brother Nick Nikas (Ben Safdie) out of a therapy session with a psychologist. He knows what's best for his brother. Soon after the two siblings don masks and rob a bank. Whilst escaping a dye pack goes off in their money bag and they are pursued by local cops. Connie gets away but his younger brother crashes through a shopping mall exit door and is subsequently arrested. We…