Scream (2022) Review

Scream (2022) Review

The return of Ghostface to the big screen in ‘Scream’ (2022), for the first time since the passing of creator Wes Craven, is “fun and gory but with a severe identity crisis”. Kieran Judge reviews.

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Licorice Pizza (2021) Review

Licorice Pizza (2021) Review

Paul Thomas Anderson’s ninth feature film, ‘Licorice Pizza’ (2021) starring Cooper Hoffman and Alana Haim, is a “big-hearted and soulful” coming-of-age tale. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews,

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‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ at 15 – Review

‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ at 15 – Review

Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar-nominated fantasy movie ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ at 15 – the critically acclaimed 2007 fantasy release re-evaluated. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews.

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Titane (2021) Review

Titane (2021) Review

Julia Ducournau’s Cannes Palme d’Or winning body horror ‘Titane’ (2021) is cinema that reflects the parts of ourselves we rarely see on screen, “an experience”. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews.

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‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ at 75 – Review

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ at 75 – Review

75 years after its release, Frank Capra’s Christmas fable ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ (1946) still connects with those who sacrifice so much of themselves to the greater good. Katie Doyle reviews.

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Elf (2003) Review

Elf (2003) Review

‘Elf’ (2003) is “one of the most perfect examples of a timeless Christmas classic”, in no small part due to the work of director Jon Favreau and breakout star Will Ferrell. Elisabetta Pulcini reviews.

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West Side Story (2021) Review

West Side Story (2021) Review

Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’ (2021), film musical adaptation of the stage play from Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein, will leave you shiny-eyed. Review by Sam Sewell-Peterson.

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House of Gucci (2021) Review

House of Gucci (2021) Review

Lady Gaga and Adam Driver are acting in another movie to Jared Leto and others in Ridley Scott’s true-to-life Gucci empire story, ‘House of Gucci’ (2021). Review by Sam Sewell-Peterson.

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Home Sweet Home Alone (2021) Review

Home Sweet Home Alone (2021) Review

‘Home Sweet Home Alone’ (2021) dares to stand where a classic once did, this 6th ‘Home Alone’ film from Dan Mazer and available on Disney Plus now. Review by Joseph Wade.

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‘Beauty and the Beast’ at 30 – Review

‘Beauty and the Beast’ at 30 – Review

“Every imitation feels pale in comparison” to Disney Animation’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (1991), now 30 years old. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews the Disney Renaissance classic.

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