This week's top - and flop - films
Friday 14th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
ALAN FRANK is taken by class acting and a suspenseful narrative
Friday 30th Jun 2017
A Man Called Ove (15)
Directed by Hannes Holm
This Oscar-nominated bitter sweet comedy drama about a grumpy old man whose attempts to join his late wife keep being thwarted by life and his annoyingly boisterous...
ALAN FRANK recommends a hallucinatory trip through a troubled Asian country, and we look at the other films of the week
Friday 16th Jun 2017
Berlin Syndrome (15)
Directed by Cate Shortland
AUSTRALIAN film-maker Cate Shortland, already well regarded for Somersault and Love, strikes another blow for female film empowerment with a sadistically suspenseful...
Friday 9th Jun 2017
Wonder Woman (12A)
Directed by Patty Jenkins
FORGET the Suffragettes. Female empowerment hits hard and often in this action-packed fantasy adventure that finally gives justified star status to Gil Gadot as the...
Friday 2nd Jun 2017
The Other Side of Hope (12A)
Directed by Aki Kaurismaki
ASYLUM-seekers, a hot subject in the current incendiary electioneering, are the vivid subject of Aki Kaurismaki’s thoroughly entertaining comedy drama...
Friday 26th May 2017
A new documentary on India’s sweatshops is horrifying, says ALAN FRANK
Friday 19th May 2017
Directed by Nacho Vigalondo
IF YOU have seen the trailer you may be forgiven for thinking this is an old-fashioned monster film but nothing could be further from the truth.
Miss Sloane takes a revealing look at the lobbying system in the US, says ALAN FRANK
Friday 12th May 2017