Review – SPOTLIGHT

Starring:  Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Bryan d'Arcy James, Liev Schrieber, John Slattery and Stanley Tucci Directed by: Tom McCarthy Cert: 15A Running Time: 128 minutes The saying, the devil's in the detail, was never more accurate than in Tom McCarthy’s meticulously told story of one crack team of investigative journalists and their search... Continue Reading →

Review – THE BIG SHORT

Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Carrell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Hamish Linklater, John Magaro, Rafe Spall, Jeremy Strong, Marisa Tomei and Finn Wittrock Directed by: Adam McKay Cert: 15A Running Time: 130 minutes Nominated for five Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor for Christian Bale and Best Adapted Screenplay, The Big... Continue Reading →

Review – ROOM

Starring: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Joan Allen and William H Macy. Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson Written by: Emma Donoghue Cert: 15A Running Time 118 minutes Given the plot is somewhat laid bare in the trailer for Room, the screen adaptation of Emma Donoghue's best-selling novel, it’s fair to say that it is very much... Continue Reading →

Review – THE HATEFUL EIGHT

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, Demian Bichir and Channing Tatum. Written and Directed by: Quentin Tarantino Cert: 18 Running Time: 3 hours 7 minutes “The name of the game here is patience” says one bloodied character to another in Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful... Continue Reading →

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