This adaptation of David Harrower’s 2005 play Blackbird sports a rich premise but never quite lands as a drama in its transition to the big screen. Mendelsohn is Ray, a mild-m...
Arab-Israeli writer-director Hamoud’s involving, feminist, cross-cultural drama chronicles the lives and loves of three disparate Palestinian flatmates living in Tel Aviv as t...
For about two thirds of its run this thriller, the directorial debut from Taylor Sheridan, writer of last year’s excellent Hell or High Water and Sicario, is assured, absorbin...
Dennis Skinner: The Nature of the Beast
This documentary about the veteran eighty-five-year old left wing parliamentarian Skinner, aka The Beast of Bolsover, often veers into hagiography, but serves as an instructiv...
The Wolf of Wall Street
While there’s a distinct sense of revisiting former glories in Scorsese’s latest, an adaptation of the memoirs of crooked stockbroker Jordan Belfort, it’s also one of the dire...
Q & A with Tom Hiddleston
On the release of ‘Thor: The Dark World’ English actor Tom Hiddleston talks about life as Loki, stepbrother of Thor and God of Mischief.
Thor: The Dark World
Director: Alan Taylor Star: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddlestone, Christopher Eccleston, Anthony Hopkins, Kat Dennings.
Director: Guillermo del Toro Stars: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunman, Rinko Kikuchi, Ron Perlman, Charlie Day, Burn Gorman
The English Civil Waaaah!
If you only see one black and white psychedelic English Civil War film this month, then Ben Wheatley’s “A Field In England” should be somewhere near the top of your list.
Despicable Me 2
Director: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud. Featured voices: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Benjamin Bratt
Film of the Month (July): A Field in England
Director: Ben Wheatley. Stars: Reece Shearsmith, Michael Smiley, Ryan Pope, Richard Glover
The Bling Ring
Director: Sofia Copolla. Stars: Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson, Leslie Mann
Director: Dan Scanlon. Featured voices: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina