VOD film review: See How They RunNovember 7, 2022 | James R
An entertaining cast and playful script make this knowing crime caper a fun night in.Read More
UK TV review: The Girl BeforeDecember 19, 2021 | James R
David Oyelowo and Gugu Mbatha-Raw are excellent in this tense psychological thriller.Read More
Disney+ lines up The Return of the RocketeerSeptember 1, 2021 | James R
Disney is reportedly reviving cult classic The Rocketeer with a new movie, titled The Return of the Rocketeer.
The original film, directed by Joe Johnston (Captain America), was first released back in 1991. Based on Dave Stevens’ graphic novel, it … Read More
VOD film review: Chaos WalkingApril 2, 2021 | James R
This underwhelming sci-fi never manages to pull off its intriguing premise.Read More
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Oyelowo to star in BBC One’s The Girl BeforeMarch 5, 2021 | James R
Gugu Mbatha-Raw (The Morning Show; Misbehaviour) and David Oyelowo (Selma; Les Misérables) will star in The Girl Before.
The psychological thriller, co-produced by BBC One and HBO Max, is adapted from JP Delaney’ bestselling novel of the same title. Delaney … Read More
Netflix picks up David Oyelowo’s The Water ManFebruary 24, 2021 | James R
Netflix has picked up David Oyelowo’s The Water Man.
The directorial debut of the Selma, Queen of Katwe and Spooks star, the adventure recalls the beloved family-friendly films of the 1980s.
Based on a script by Emma Needell that was … Read More
VOD film review: Come AwayFebruary 10, 2021 | James R
A charming cast and playful visuals help this flight of fancy stay afloat.Read More
Netflix UK film review: The Midnight SkyDecember 23, 2020 | James R
Director: George Clooney Cast: George Clooney, Caoilinn Springall, Felicity Jones, David Oyelowo, Tiffany Boone, Demián Bichir, Kyle Chandler Certificate: 12 Watch The Midnight Sky online in the UK: Netflix UK
“Hands, touching hands, reaching out, touching me, touching you…” Those … Read More
First look UK TV review: Les Miserables (2019)December 30, 2018 | James R
BBC One’s handsome adaptation of Victor Hugo’s novel finds fresh details and renewed grit in its moving depiction of inequality and unrest.Read More
VOD film review: Queen of KatweMarch 25, 2017 | James R
A chess movie starring David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o with a moving maternal bond at its centre? Checkmate.Read More