Adam Turnbull

The Favourite: review

The Favourite: review

Yorgos Lanthimos, director of the disturbing classic ‘Dogtooth’ and the strange, brilliant dystopian film ‘The Lobster’ brings us ‘The Favourite’. The film at first seems like a typical costume drama but perhaps has more in common with our time then we might think. The film shows the over-indulgence and hazy, hangover-like mood of a part […]

 Ewan Gleadow

The Favourite Review – a second opinion

The Favourite Review – a second opinion

Is it any surprise that Yorgos Lanthimos’ new movie, The Favourite, is a hit? No, of course not, and let’s be fair it’ll earn itself Best Picture at the Academy Awards this year. Rightfully so as well, because in the face of the ever-looming awards season, this is by all means the best contender. The […]