November 2016

Vito (2011)

November 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Some films though hard to watch, make essential, enlightening viewing. Vito, the biographic documentary by director Jeffrey Schwarz about the American film journalist [...]

The Car (1977)

November 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

  The Car, director Elliot Silverstein’s ‘cult horror’ (and I use both words in their loosest sense), starring James Brolin, Kathleen Lloyd, John Marley and Ronny [...]

Comedown (2012)

November 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Comedown (2012), the indi-Brit horror from director Menhaj Huda starring Jacob Anderson, Sophie Stuckey and Geoff Bell, is reminiscent (one imagines) of a bad [...]

The Comeback (1978)

November 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Comeback is a delightfully grimy and atmospheric experience. One of the last films by Britain’s ‘King of Sleaze’ Pete Walker – only Home Before [...]

Inseparable (2011)

November 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

Sometimes you really have to question the aim of a film. Inseparable (2011), written and directed by Dayyan Eng and starring Kevin Spacey, Daniel Wu and Beibi Gong, is a case [...]