Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Cats

Movie Review: Cats

Is it possible to revoke an Oscar from a previous winner? Because the visual waterboarding presented to us in Tom Hooper’s latest feature, Cats, is certainly grounds for a re-evaluation of his work thus far. An adaptation of the ghastly stage production of the same name, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats claws its way into big screen entertainment to […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: The Good Liar

Review: The Good Liar

Sometimes it’s quite nice to see that old legends of the thriller genre can still cough up a great performance without really trying. Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren lead a resoundingly strong thriller that derails itself rapidly in the final ten minutes of its running time. The Good Liar is the latest in a slew of British […]

 Adam Turnbull

Review: All is True

Review: All is True

All is True is a new film about the life of William Shakespeare, directed by Kenneth Branagh, who also stars as the famous playwright. Judie Dench and Ian McKellen appear in supporting roles. The plot centres around Shakespeare’s return home to Stratford in 1613; the Globe Theatre has burnt down and The Bard, on hiatus, […]