Camp and colourful: Looking back at Joel Schumacher’s Batman moviesMarch 10, 2022 | James R
From Val Kilmer to George Clooney, the mid-90s saw Batman enter a new era and tone after Tim Burton’s live-action double-bill, with Joel Schumacher taking the helm. As camp as they were colourful, were they misjudged or misunderstood? We look … Read More
VOD film review: The Tender BarJanuary 9, 2022 | James R
George Clooney’s aimless adaptation of a writer’s coming-of-age memoir is disappointingly unmemorable.
Amazon’s The Tender Bar joins London Film Festival line-upSeptember 24, 2021 | James R
Amazon’s The Tender Bar has joined the line-up of this year’s London Film Festival.
The film, which is directed by George Clooney, stars Ben Affleck, Tye Sheridan, Christopher Lloyd and Lily Rabe. It follows JR, a boy without a name … 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
Trailer: George Clooney’s The Midnight Sky lands on Netflix this DecemberOctober 27, 2020 | James R
George Clooney’s latest film will touch down on Netflix this December, and a new trailer gives us a first proper look at the apocalyptic drama in action.
The film follows Augustine (George Clooney), a lonely scientist in the Arctic, as … Read More
George Clooney screen talk joins LFF line-upOctober 2, 2020 | James R
George Clooney is heading to the London Film Festival virtually to deliver a free online screen talk.
The actor and filmmaker will discuss his varied career, as well as his latest Netflix film The Midnight Sky, at the event, which … Read More
VOD film review: South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999)September 13, 2019 | Mark Harrison
Parker and Stone’s musical moral panic satire is as funny now as it was 20 years ago.Read More
Ocean’s Twelve: Looking back at an unfairly maligned sequelJune 24, 2018 | Mark Harrison
Soderbergh turns it up past Eleven in this unfairly maligned experimental sequel.Read More
VOD film review: Good Night, and Good LuckMay 6, 2018 | James R
A powerful, precise and pertinent reminder of the importance of journalists holding power to account.Read More
VOD film review: The Men Who Stare at GoatsMarch 15, 2017 | James R
Completely barmy, but mostly in a good way – you’ll scratch your head until it falls off from laughing. Read More