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January 30, 2019

Director: Peter Farrelly
Screenplay: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly
Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini
Runtime: 130 Minutes

★★★☆☆

The fact that Green Book has become such a major talking point this award season as a serious c...

January 25, 2019

Director: Adam McKay
Screenplay: Adam McKay
Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Tyler Perry, Alison Pill, Jesse Plemons
Runtime: 132 Minutes

★★★☆☆

When Adam McKay made The Big Short back in 2015, it felt for all the world that we might have p...

January 25, 2019

Director: Karyn Kusama
Screenplay: Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi
Starring: Nicole Kidman, Sebastian Stan, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany, Bradley Whitford, Jade Pettyjohn, Scoot McNairy
Runtime: 123 Minutes

★★★★☆
 

Occasionally the most refreshing cinematic experience that one...

January 18, 2019

Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Screenplay: M. Night Shyamalan
Starring: James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson, Samuel L. Jackson
Runtime: 129 Minutes

★★★☆☆

The most significant statement to make about Glass, the long-awaited follow-up to Unbreakable an...

January 18, 2019

Director: Josie Rourke
Screenplay: Beau Willimon
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, Jack Lowden, Joe Alwyn, David Tennant, Guy Pearce
Runtime: 125 Minutes

★★★☆☆

The odd state of Mary Queen of Scots settles once you realise how the film has been mis-marketed. What ha...

January 18, 2019

Director: Felix Van Groeningen
Screenplay: Luke Davies, Felix Van Groeningen
Starring: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, Amy Ryan
Runtime: 120 Minutes

★★★☆☆

It could be said that Beautiful Boy is a film that insists upon itself, although that’s not entirely...

January 11, 2019

Director: Wash Westmoreland
Screenplay: Richard Glatzer, Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Wash Westmoreland
Starring: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Eleanor Tomlinson, Denise Gough, Aiysha Hart
Runtime: 111 Minutes

★★★★☆
 

Based upon the life of the French novelist Colette (Keira Kni...

January 11, 2019

Director: Jon S. Baird

Screenplay: Jeff Pope

Starring: Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, Shirley Henderson, Nina Arianda, Rufus Jones

Runtime: 97 Minutes

★★★★☆
 

What works best about Stan & Ollie, a biopic based on the later years of the lives of the comedy double ac...

January 4, 2019

Director: Dan Fogelman
Screenplay: Dan Fogelman
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Mandy Patinkin, Olivia Cooke, Laia Costa, Annette Bening, Antonio Banderas
Runtime: 117 Minutes

★★☆☆☆

Brought to us by writer/director Dan Fogelman, creator of the rather wonderful telev...

January 4, 2019

Director: Betsy West, Julie Cohen

Starring: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Jane Ginsburg, James Steven Ginsburg, Nina Totenberg, Clara Spera, Gloria Steinem

Runtime: 97 Minutes

★★★★☆

RBG is a pretty unique examination of a historical (and yet still alive and well) figure, whose larg...

January 1, 2019

Director: Wayne Yip

Screenplay: Chris Chibnall

Starring: Jodie Whittaker, Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole, Mandip Gill, Charlotte Ritchie, Nikesh Patel, Daniel Adegboyega

Runtime: 60 Minutes

★★★★☆

The greatest strength of the recent series of Doctor Who has been showrun...

January 1, 2019

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos

Screenplay: Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara

Starring: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn

Runtime: 120 Minutes

★★★★☆
 

If The Killing of a Sacred Deer was Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos’s distilled and terrifying maste...

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