Film Reviews

Loro Review

Loro Review

Paolo Sorrentino attempts to give us a look at the inner life of Berlusconi

Steel Country Review

Steel Country Review

Andrew Scott stars in a rust belt thriller where morals are following industrial decline

Dragged Across Concrete Review

Dragged Across Concrete Review

There's more than a few scuffed knees in Zahler's third film

Unicorn Store Review

Unicorn Store Review

The glitter onscreen dazzles more than the actual film.

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Love Express - The Disappearance of Walerian Borowczyk Review

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Love Express - The Disappearance of Walerian Borowczyk Review

Walerian Borowczyk was a one-time arthouse darling turned alleged pornographer, with an effect on his reputation. This film tells that story, with contributions from friends and collaborators and other filmmakers.

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Nina Review

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Nina Review

Nina and her husband are trying for a child, but a potential surrogacy agreement takes a different turn when Nina falls for the potential surrogate. Showing in the 17th Kinoteka Polish Film Festival in London.

A Deal with the Universe Review

A Deal with the Universe Review

A very different (as well as insightful and important) type of pregnancy

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Monument Review

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Monument Review

Twenty students working internships at a resort hotel, but the truth is stranger that in first appears. Monument is showing at the 17th Kinoteka Polish Film Festival in London.

Wild Rose Review

Wild Rose Review

Jessie Buckley shines in a story told with heart and soul

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: My Friend the Polish Girl Review

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: My Friend the Polish Girl Review

The relationship between a filmmaker and her subject becomes problematic in this faux-documentary, showing in the Kinoteka Polish Film Festival.

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Ether Review

Kinoteka Polish Film Festival: Ether Review

Set in the run-up to the First World War, a Polish doctor's experiments have surprising repercussions. Showing in London's Kinoteka Polish Film Festival.

Missing Link Review

Missing Link Review

Missing Link is a charming adventure featuring Laika’s most ambitious animation to date

A Clockwork Orange Review

A Clockwork Orange Review

Highly controversial on its release, Stanley Kubrick's film of Anthony Burgess's novel A Clockwork Orange, is back in British cinemas.

Happy as Lazzaro Review

Happy as Lazzaro Review

Old Italy meets new but little has changed

Shazam! Review

Shazam! Review

There's no magic and even less to laugh about in DC's latest

Out of Blue Review

Out of Blue Review

Strange and otherworldly, Clarkson may carry Out of Blue but this small film has got legs of its own.