Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Quick movie reviews, without the waffle. 60 Second Film Reviews is a highly irregular feature where I compile together brief reviews of recent films I've watched at home or at the movies - and generally
On the slate this month are two recent at home releases; Disney's 2016 remake of Pete's Dragon and hectic holiday comedy Office Christmas Party.
Sunday, 19 March 2017
The Eagle Huntress is a 90-minute documentary from English filmmaker Otto Bell about a 13-year-old Mongolian girl called Aisholpan who aspires to become an eagle hunter, an occupation traditionally held by only the fiercest men in her remote community.
Saturday, 18 March 2017
Directed by Gore Verbinski, A Cure for Wellness is a suffocatingly tense and morbid thriller that will most likely divide audiences down the middle.
Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Jeff Nichols' latest offering is a well-acted film that struggles to weave a compelling narrative from its undeniably captivating true story.
Sunday, 12 March 2017
Kong: Skull Island revives a cinema icon for a bombastic blast through the jungle; but is it a sweeping monster mash or a messy graveyard smash?
Friday, 10 March 2017
A coming-of-age dramedy set against the backdrop of Australia's gorgeous South West; it could only be Jasper Jones.
Thursday, 9 March 2017
Miss Sloane is a slick underseen and under-appreciated political drama that offers Jessica Chastain a platform to really flex her acting chops.