Reviews

Mississippi Grind: review

Posted by on March 1, 2016 in , ,

Actor Ben Mendelsohn has been a household name in his native Australia since passing through the usual daytime soap route in the mid-Eighties. He drew international acclaim as the monstrous ‘Pope’ Cody in 2010 Australian noir, Animal Kingdom; mea ...Read More


brooklyn: review

Posted by on February 29, 2016 in , ,

A stunning, romantic drama, Brooklyn brings together two of our favourite rising stars: Saoirse Ronan, whose debut in Atonement was one of that film’s many talking points, and Domhnall Gleeson (son of mighty character actor Brendan). In Brooklyn ...Read More


steve mason – meet the humans

Posted by on February 26, 2016 in , ,

Over a decade after The Beta Band quietly broke up, Steve Mason has returned to the melodic, eccentric pop that many fans probably wished he would have pursued after their dissolution. There’s a more classicist producer at the helm, too, in the sha ...Read More


Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict: review

Posted by on February 22, 2016 in , ,

Documentaries are currently enjoying something of a golden age at the moment: Cartel Land, Amy and The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution have been notable recent successes, while plaudits are due to the legendary Frederick Wiseman – now 85 ...Read More


Nina Forever: review

Posted by on February 22, 2016 in , ,

The feature debut of brothers Chris and Ben Blaine, Nina Forever explores the difficulties two former partners find moving on in the aftermath of a relationship. Rob (Cian Barry) mourns his late girlfriend, Nina (Fiona O’Shaughnessy), who died in a ...Read More