20th Jan2021

‘Promising Young Woman’ Review

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Carey Mulligan, Clancy Brown, Alison Brie, Adam Brody, Bo Burnham, Connie Britton, Laverne Cox | Written and Directed by Emerald Fennell There has been a somewhat of a surge, in recent years, of female empowered revenge tales. Jodie Foster had The Brave One a little while back, Sarah Bolger had the sensational A Good […]

07th Oct2015

LFF 2015: ‘Suffragette’ Review

by Mark Allen

Stars: Carey Mulligan, Anne-Marie Duff, Helena Bonham Carter, Romola Garai, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw, Natalie Press, Brendan Gleeson, Geoff Bell | Written by Abi Morgan | Directed by Sarah Gavron Two of the most violent and disturbing films of the last year are both period dramas about voting rights. The first is Selma, the story […]

23rd Dec2013

‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ Review

by Dan Clark

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Justin Timberlake, Ethan Phillips, Robin Bartlett | Written and Directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen The Coen Brothers should just make all the movies. Their latest Inside Llewyn Davis  is yet another example of their incredible capabilities as filmmakers.   For nearly thirty years the Coens have shown their […]