21 Aug 2019
Film Reviews, Z - 2018

Whitney

Year: 2018 Directed by: Kevin Macdonald Written by Sarah Buddery Cited as the most awarded female act of all time, legendary singer Whitney Houston’s celebrated career and her subsequent tragic death are the latest subject for master-documenteer Kevin Macdonald. With previous credits including heralded documentaries…

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Film Reviews, Z - 2018

Terminal

Year: 2018 Directed by: Vaughn Stein Cast: Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Dexter Fletcher, Mike Myers Written by Dave Curtis ‘Terminal’ is a strange experience and not in a way that is totally enjoyable. The film is based in and around a dingy train terminal where…

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Film Reviews, Z - 2018

Dogged

Year: 2018 Directed by: Richard Rowntree Starring: Sam Saunders, Nadia Lamin,Toby Wynn-Davies, Aiysha Jebali WRITTEN BY LUCY BUGLASS   I have a soft spot for British horror, which is why I was quick to jump at the opportunity to review ‘Dogged’. It does a good…

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Film Reviews, Z - 2017

A Ghost Story

Year: 2017 Directed by: David Lowery Starring: Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, McColm Cephas Jr. WRITTEN BY HUNTER WILLIAMS   “What is it you like about this house so much,” asks M (Rooney Mara), insisting through her bemused expression that C (Casey Affleck) must respond. “History,”…

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Film Reviews, Thriller, Z - 2018

Calibre

Year: 2018 Directed by: Matt Palmer Cast: Jack Lowden, Martin McCann, Olivia Morgan, Tony Curran, Kate Bracken Written by Hunter Williams In the ‘Making of Shadow of a Doubt’ (1943), one of Hitchcock’s colleagues discussed Hitch’s fascination with bringing a sense of menace to a small, everyday American…

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