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About screenandgone (238 Articles)
I'm a journalist and film critic based in London. I'm currently the News Editor of Flickfeast, for which I also review new film releases. In addition I review films, do features and interviews and cover festivals for various other magazines and on-line publications. I've created the Screen & Gone blog, so I can share my thoughts and bring a new perspective to films, old and new, which may have passed you by.

Grace of Monaco (2014)

May 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

Any film that features as its subject one of Hollywood’s most iconic actresses, was always going to face an uphill struggle. Add to this that the woman in question [...]

Lust in the Dust (1985)

May 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

You’ve got to hand it to Arrow Films for discovering an increasingly odd collection of lost obscurities for a whole new generation of film lovers to enjoy. One such [...]

Johnny English Reborn (2011)

May 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Seldom will you experience delight as in the sheer exuberance of Johnny English Reborn. The sequel to Johnny English (2003), sees director Oliver Parker bring Rowan [...]

The Nut Job (2014)

May 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Making a successful feature length cartoon is a hard nut to crack. For every animated hit, a dozen sink without trace, relegated to being stuck on the DVD player just [...]

Yves Saint Laurent (2014)

May 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Yves Saint Laurent, the bio-pic about the French fashion designer by director Jalil Lespert, and starring Pierre Niney, Guillaume Gallienne and Charlotte Le Bon, is [...]

The Bling Ring (2013)

May 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

  We all, if honest, envy to some degree the lifestyles of Hollywood’s rich and famous. For most however, lusting after their wealth ends with reading celebrity [...]

House of Mortal Sin (1976)

May 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Writer and critic David McGillivray has never been one to shy from controversy. So it should hardly have come as a surprise when, at a screening of director / producer Pete [...]