Reviews - 2017

Lady Macbeth (2017) ★★★★★

Review North-East England, 1865 is the setting for William Oldroyd’s take on the Nikolai Leskov novel, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District and has quite rightly cemented rising star Florence Pugh’s reputation as one of the UK’s most exciting screen talents.  Playwright Alice Birch has penned a witty, gutsy and enigmatic (much like our heroine) script… Continue reading Lady Macbeth (2017) ★★★★★

Reviews - 2016

Nocturnal Animals (2016) ★★★★

Fashion designer turned film director (and writer/producer) Tom Ford returns to the big screen seven years after his superb debut feature, A Single Man. His new film, Nocturnal Animals is based on the 1993 novel Tony and Susan by Austin Wright. If there’s one aspect of filmmaking Ford excels, it’s set and production design. Obviously,… Continue reading Nocturnal Animals (2016) ★★★★