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Nerve

'Nerve': Review

26-Jul-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dirs. Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman.US, 2016. 96 mins.

Jason Bourne

'Jason Bourne': Review

26-Jul-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Paul Greengrass. US. 2016. 123mins

K-Shop

'K-Shop': Review

22-Jul-2016 | By Kim Newman

Dir/scr: Dan Pringle. UK, 2015, 115 mins.

Kindergarten

'Kindergarten': Jerusalem Review

18-Jul-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dirs. Era Lapid, Haim Lapid. Israel. 2016. 75 mins.

Our Father

'Our Father': Jerusalem Review

18-Jul-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Meni Yaesh. Israel. 2016. 105 mins

Star Trek Beyond

'Star Trek Beyond': Review

15-Jul-2016 | By John Hazelton

Dir: Justin Lin. US. 2016. 122mins

Ben-Gurion: Epilogue

'Ben-Gurion, Epilogue': Jerusalem Review

15-Jul-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Yariv Mozer. Israel/France/Germany. 2016. 55 mins

Forever Pure

'Forever Pure': Jerusalem Review

12-Jul-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Maya Zinshtein. Israel/UK. 2016. 85 mins

Ghostbusters

'Ghostbusters': Review

11-Jul-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Paul Feig. US. 2016. 116mins

'It's Not The Time Of My Life

'It's Not The Time Of My Life': Karlovy Vary Review

10-Jul-2016 | By Dan Fainaru

Dir/scr. Szabolcs Hajdu. Hungary, 2016. 81 min.

Cold War 2

'Cold War 2': Review

7-Jul-2016 | By James Marsh

Dirs. Longman Leung/Sunny Luk, 2016, Hong Kong, 110mins

Nightlife

'Nightlife': Karlovy Vary Review

7-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Damjan Kozole. Slovenia/Macedonia/Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2016.  87 mins

The Teacher

'The Teacher': Karlovy Vary Review

6-Jul-2016 | By Dan Fainaru

Dir. Jan Hrebejk. Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, 2016. 103 min.

Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates

'Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates': Review

6-Jul-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jake Szymanski. US. 2016. 98mins

Waves

'Waves': Karlovy Vary Review

5-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Grzegorz Zariczny. Poland 2016.  78 mins

'FC Roma': Karlovy Vary Review

5-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dirs/scr: Tomas Bojar, Rozaile Kohoutova. Czech Republic, 2016.  76  mins

Original Bliss

'Original Bliss': Karlovy Vary Review

4-Jul-2016 | By Demetrios Matheou

Dir: Sven Taddicken. Germany 2016, 101 mins

The Eagle Huntress

'The Eagle Huntress': Karlovy Vary Review

4-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Otto Bell. US.  2016.  87 mins

The Wolf From Royal Vineyard Street

'The Wolf From Royal Vineyard Street': Karlovy Vary Review

4-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Jan Nemec. Czech Republic/Slovakia/France. 2016.  68 mins

Kills On Wheels

'Kills On Wheels': Karlovy Vary Review

3-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Attila Till, Hungary.  2016. 105 mins

Zoology

'Zoology': Karlovy Vary Review

3-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Ivan I. Tverdovsky. Russia/France/Germany, 2016.  87 mins

Anthropoid

'Anthropoid': Karlovy Vary Review

1-Jul-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Sean Ellis. Czech Republic, UK, France. 2016, 120 mins

The Infiltrator

'The Infiltrator': Review

1-Jul-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Brad Furman. US. 2016. 127mins

Absolutely Fabulous The Movie

'Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie': Review

29-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Mandie Fletcher. UK, 2016, 95 mins

The Legend of Tarzan

'The Legend Of Tarzan': Review

29-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: David Yates. US, 2016. 110mins

Cell

'Cell': Review

27-Jun-2016 | By John Hazelton

Dir: Tod Williams. US. 2016. 97mins

Window Horses

'Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming': Annecy Review

24-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir/scr. Ann Marie Fleming. Canada. 2016. 85 mins

the Shallows

'The Shallows': Review

23-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jaume Collet-Serra. US. 2016. 86mins

Kids In Love

'Kids In Love': Edinburgh Review

22-Jun-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Chris Foggin. UK, 2016, 85 minutes

Lost In France

'Lost In France': Edinburgh Review

22-Jun-2016 | By Kevin Harley

Dir. Niall McCann. Ireland/UK, 2016. 104 mins

Independence Day Resurgence

'Independence Day: Resurgence': Review

21-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Roland Emmerich. US, 2016, 119 mins

Free State Of Jones

'Free State Of Jones': Review

20-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Gary Ross. US. 2016. 139mins

Winter At Westbeth

'Winter At Westbeth': Sydney Film Festival Review

20-Jun-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Rohan Spong. Australia, 2015, 87 mins.

Moon Dogs

'Moon Dogs': Edinburgh Review

19-Jun-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Philip John. UK/Ireland. 2016. 90 mins

Nuts!

'Nuts!': Annecy Review

19-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Penny Lane. US. 2016. 79 mins

Ice Age: Collision Course

'Ice Age: Collision Course': Review

19-Jun-2016 | By John Hazelton

Dir: Michael Thurmeier. US. 2016. 94mins

Nerdland

'Nerdland': Annecy Review

18-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Chris Pyrnoski. USA. 2016. 83 mins

Starfish

'Starfish': Edinburgh Review

18-Jun-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Bill Clark. UK. 2016. 92 mins

Brakes

'Brakes': Edinburgh Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Mercedes Grower. UK, 2016, 84 mins.

The White King

'The White King': Edinburgh Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dirs. Alex Helfrecht, Jörg Tittel. UK. 2016. 89 mins

The Girl Without Hands

'The Girl Without Hands': Annecy Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Sébastien Laudenbach. France. 2016. 75 mins

Teenage Kicks

'Teenage Kicks': Sydney Film Festival Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Craig Boreham. Australia, 2016, 99 mins.

25 April

'25 April': Annecy Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir: Leanne Pooley. New Zealand. 2015. 85 mins

three

'Three': Review

17-Jun-2016 | By James Marsh

Dir. Johnnie To. Hong Kong/China, 2016. 88mins

The Secret Life Of Pets

'The Secret Life Of Pets': Annecy Review

17-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dirs: Chris Renaud, Yarrow Cheney. US. 2016. 91 mins

Louise By The Shore

'Louise By The Shore': Annecy Review

16-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Director: Jean-François Laguionie. France, Canada. 2016. 75 mins

Down Under

'Down Under': Sydney Film Festival Review

16-Jun-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Abe Forsythe. Australia, 2016, 88 mins.

Bad Cat

'Bad Cat': Annecy Review

16-Jun-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dirs: Mehmet Kurtulus, Ayse Ünal. Turkey. 2016. 86 mins

Tommy's Honour

'Tommy's Honour': Edinburgh Review

15-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Jason Connery. UK, 2016, 113 mins

Cameraperson Kirsten Johnson

'Cameraperson': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

15-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Kirsten Johnson. USA. 2016. 102 mins

Sour Grapes

'Sour Grapes': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

14-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dirs: Jerry Rothwell, Reuben Atlas. US/UK/France. 2016. 86 mins

After Spring

'After Spring': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

14-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dirs/Producers: Steph Ching, Ellen Martinez. USA 2016. 98 mins

Serena Documentary

'Serena': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

13-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Ryan White. UK/US. 2016. 95 mins.

India In A Day

'India In A Day': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

13-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Richie Mehta. UK/India. 2016. 86 mins

The Confession

'The Confession': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

13-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Ashish Ghadiali. UK. 2016. 95 mins

Lobanovskiy Forever

'Lobanovskiy Forever': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

12-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Anton Azarov. Ukraine. 2016. 92 mins

Bobby Sands

'Bobby Sands: 66 Days': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

12-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Brendan J. Byrne. Ireland/UK. 2016. 105 mins.

There Will Be Water

'There Will Be Water': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

11-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Per Liebeck. Denmark. 2016. 58mins 

Finding Dory

'Finding Dory': Review

10-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Andrew Stanton US. 2016. 97mins

Ambulance Mohamed Jabaly

'Ambulance': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

10-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr. Mohamed Jabaly. Norway/Palestine. 2016. 109 mins

City 40

'City 40': Sheffield Doc/Fest Review

10-Jun-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Samira Goestchel. USA/Russia. 2016. 73 mins

Goldstone

'Goldstone': Sydney Film Festival Review

8-Jun-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Ivan Sen. Australia, 2016, 109 mins.

OJ: Made in America

'OJ: Made In America': Review

6-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Ezra Edelman. US, 2016. 476 mins.

Nausea

'Nausea': Review

4-Jun-2016 | By Dan Fainaru

Dir/scr: Zeki Demirkubuz. Turkey, 2015. 117 min.

Versus the Life and Films of Ken Loach

'Versus: The Life And Films of Ken Loach': Review

3-Jun-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Louise Osmond. UK, 2016, 93 mins.

The Conjuring 2

'The Conjuring 2': Review

2-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: James Wan. US. 2016. 131mins

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows': Review

2-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Dave Green. US. 2016. 112mins

Popstar: Never Stop Stopping

'Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping': Review

1-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dirs: Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone. US. 2016. 86mins

Now You See Me 2

'Now You See Me 2': Review

1-Jun-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jon M. Chu. US. 2016. 129mins

Warcraft

'Warcraft': Review

24-May-2016 | By John Hazelton

Dir: Duncan Jones. US. 2016. 124mins

Me Before You

'Me Before You': Review

24-May-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Thea Sharrock. US-UK, 2016, 112 minutes

Divines

'Divines': Cannes Review

22-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir: Houda Benyamina. France. 2016. 106 mins

Wolf And Sheep

'Wolf And Sheep': Cannes Review

22-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Shahrbanoo Sadat. Denmark/France/Sweden/ Afghanistan. 2016. 84 mins 

Blood Father

'Blood Father': Cannes Review

22-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jean-François Richet, France. 2015. 87mins

The Salesman

'The Salesman': Cannes Review

21-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Asghar Farhadi. Iran. 2016. 124 mins 

Elle

'Elle': Cannes Review

21-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir. Paul Verhoeven. Fr-Ger. 2016. 131mins 

The Red Turtle

'The Red Turtle': Cannes Review

20-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir: Michael Dudok de Wit. France-Japan. 2016. 80mins 

'The Last Face': Cannes Review

20-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir. Sean Penn. US, 2016. 131 mins.

Dog Eat Dog

'Dog Eat Dog': Cannes Review

20-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Paul Schrader. US, 216, 95 mins

Pericle Il Nero

'Pericles The Black': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir: Stefano Mordini. Italy-France-Belgium. 2016. 104 mins.

'The Death Of Louis XIV': Review

19-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir. Albert Serra. France, 2016, 105 mins.

'The Neon Demon': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Nicolas Winding Refn. US, Fr, Denmark. 2016. 117mins

Olli Maki

'The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Juho Kuosmanen. Finland, 2016, 92 mins

After The Storm

'After The Storm': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Director: Kore-eda Hirokazu. Japan. 2016. 117mins

Julian Assange in Risk

'Risk': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir: Laura Poitras. Germany/US, 2016, 84 mins.

Gimme Danger

'Gimme Danger': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Jim Jarmusch. 2016. 108 mins

Graduation Bacalaureat

'Graduation': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Dan Fainaru

Dir/scr/prod: Cristian Mungiu. Romania/France 2016. 123 mins.

its only the end of the world

'It's Only The End Of the World': Cannes Review

19-May-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir. Xavier Dolan. Can-Fr. 2016. 97mins

'The Unknown Girl': Cannes Review

18-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir/scr:Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. Belgium/France. 2016. 113 mins.

Mercenary

'Mercenary': Cannes Review

18-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Fr. 2016. 103mins 

Two Lovers And A Bear

'Two Lovers And A Bear': Cannes Review

18-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir/scr Kim Nguyen. Canada. 2016. 96mins 

Ma Rosa

'Ma'Rosa': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir Brillante Mendoza. Philippines. 2016. 110mins 

Midnight Returns

'Midnight Return': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson

Dir: Sally Sussman. US-Turkey-UK. 2015. 99mins

The Together Project

'The Together Project': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir: Solveig Anspach. France-Iceland. 2016. 85 mins

'Aquarius': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Director: Kleber Mendonça Filho. Brazil. 2016. 142mins

Fiore

'Fiore': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir: Claudio Giovannesi. It-Fr. 2016. 110mins.

Hands Of Stone

'Hands of Stone': Cannes Review

17-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jonathan Jakubowicz. Panama/US. 2016. 116mins

A Journey Through French Cinema

'A Journey Through French Cinema': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Alan Hunter

Dir: Bertrand Tavernier. France. 2016. 190 mins 

Personal Shopper

'Personal Shopper': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir/scr: Olivier Assayas. France – Czech Republic - Germany. 2016. 105 mins.

'Hell or High Water': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir: David Mackenzie. US. 2016. 102mins

Beyond the Mountains and Hills

'Beyond the Mountains and Hills': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Eran Kolirin. Israel, 2016, 90 mins.

The Mimosas

'Mimosas': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir: Oliver Laxe. Spain-Morocco-France-Qatar. 2016. 93 mi

Cinema Novo

'Cinema Novo': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Eryk Rocha. Brazil, 2016, 96 mins.

Raman Raghav 2.0

'Raman Raghav 2.0': Review

16-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Anurag Kashyap. India. 2016. 127mins

Apprentice

'Apprentice': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir: Boo Junfeng. Singapore/Germany/France/Hong Kong/Qatar, 2016. 96min

Loving

'Loving': Cannes Review

16-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jeff Nichols. US, 2016, 123 mins.

Paterson

'Paterson': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir/scr: Jim Jarmusch. US. 2016. 118mins

'Chouf': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir: Karim Dridi. France-Tunisia. 2016. 108 mins

Mean Dreams

'Mean Dreams': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir: Nathan Morlando. Canada. 2016. 108mins

The Cinema Travellers

'The Cinema Travellers': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Graham Fuller

Dirs: Shirley Abraham, Amit Madheshiya. India. 2016. 96 mins

One Week And A Day

'One Week and a Day': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir: Asaph Polonsky. Israel. 2016. 98mins

Tour De France

'Tour De France': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir: Rachid Djaïdani. France. 2016. 95 minutes.

'Dogs': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir: Bogdan Mirica. Fr.-Romania-Bulgaria. 2016.  104mins 

My Life As A Courgette

'My Life As A Courgette': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir. Claude Barras. Sw-Fr. 2016. 66mins 

from the land and the moon

'From The Land Of The Moon': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir. Nicole Garcia. France/Belgium. 2016. 116 mins

The Nice Guys

'The Nice Guys': Cannes Review

15-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Shane Black. US. 2016. 119 mins

Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

'Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dirs/prods. Alexis Bloom, Fisher Stevens. US, 2016, 95 mins 

american honey

'American Honey': Cannes review

14-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir: Andrea Arnold. UK-US. 2016. 162 mins

Harmonium

'Harmonium': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Kôji Fukada. Japan-France. 2016. 118 mins.

The Transfiguration

'The Transfiguration': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir/scr: Michael O’Shea. US. 2016. 97mins

Endless Poerty

'Endless Poetry': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Alejandro Jodorowsky. Chile. 2016. 128 mins 

'The BFG': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Steven Spielberg. US. 2016. 115mins

'Raw': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir: Julia Ducornau. France-Belgium. 2016. 98 mins

Wrong Elements

'Wrong Elements': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir. Jonathan Littell. France-Germany-Belgium. 2016. 133 mins.

The Handmaiden

'The Handmaiden': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Park Chan-wook. S. Korea, 2016. 145mins

Like Crazy

'Like Crazy': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir: Paolo Virzi. It-Fr. 2016. 114mins

Train To Busan

'Train To Busan': Cannes Review

14-May-2016 | By Jason Bechervaise

Dir: Yeon Sang-ho. South Korea. 2016. 118mins

'Toni Erdmann': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir/scr: Maren Ade. Germany-Austria. 165 mins.

The Dancer

'The Dancer': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson

Dir. Stéphanie Di Giusto. France-Belgium-Czech Republic. 2016. 111mins

Exile

'Exile': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir. Rithy Panh. France. 2016. 78mins/

After Love

'After Love': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir: Joachim Lafosse. Fr-Belg. 2016. 98mins

The Wailing

'The Wailing': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Jason Bechervaise

Dir/scr: Na Hong-jin. South Korea / U.S. 2016. 156mins

'The Student' : Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir/scr. Kirill Serebrennikov. Russia, 2016, 118 mins

Neruda

'Neruda': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir. Pablo Larrian. Chile/Argentina/France/Spain. 2016. 108mins

Slack Bay

'Slack Bay': Cannes Review

13-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Bruno Dumont. France-Germany. 2016. 122 mins

'I, Daniel Blake': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Ken Loach. UK-Fr. 2016. 100mins

'The Last Resort': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dirs: Thanos Anastopoulos, Davide del Degan. Italy-Greece-France. 2016. 135mins.

Clash

'Clash': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Lee Marshall

Dir. Mohamed Diab. Egypt/France. 2016. 97mins

'Personal Affairs': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson

Dir/scr. Maha Haj. Israel. 2016. 90mins

Sweet Dreams

'Sweet Dreams': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Marco Bellochio. Italy. 2016. 134 mins

Money Monster

'Money Monster': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Jodie Foster. US. 2016. 98mins

'Staying Vertical': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/scr: Alain Guiraudie. France. 2016. 100 mins 

In Bed With Victoria

'In Bed With Victoria': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Lisa Nesselson

Dir. Justine Triet. Fr. 2016. 97mins 

Sieranevada

'Sieranevada': Cannes Review

12-May-2016 | By Dan Fainaru

Dir/scr. Cristi Puiu. Romania, France, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Croatia, 2016. 173 min.

Cafe Society

'Cafe Society': Cannes Review

11-May-2016 | By Jonathan Romney

Dir. Woody Allen. USA. 2016. 96mins

Alice Through The Looking Glass

'Alice Through The Looking Glass': Review

10-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: James Bobin. US. 2016. 112mins

X-Men: Apocalypse

'X-Men: Apocalypse': Review

9-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Bryan Singer. US. 2016. 142mins

The Angry Birds Movie

'The Angry Birds Movie': Review

8-May-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dirs: Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly. US/Finland. 2016. 98mins

Chasing Asylum

'Chasing Asylum': Review

6-May-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir. Eva Orner. Australia, 2016, 96 mins.

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

'Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising': Review

5-May-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir: Nicholas Stoller. US, 2016, 92 mins

Mothers And Daughters

'Mothers And Daughters': Review

2-May-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir. Paul Duddridge. US. 2016. 90 mins

Our Kind Of Traitor

'Our Kind Of Traitor': Review

2-May-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Susanna White. UK, 2016, 105 mins

'Antonia Bird: From EastEnders To Hollywood': Review

29-Apr-2016 | By Allan Hunter

Dir/ed/cine:  Susan Kemp. UK. 2016. 90mins

Special Correspondents

'Special Correspondents': Tribeca Review

23-Apr-2016 | By Graham Fuller

Dir/sc. Ricky Gervais. US/UK/Can., 2016. 101 mins

Tickling Giants

'Tickling Giants': Tribeca Review

21-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Sara Taksler. US, 2016, 111 mins

Custody

'Custody': Tribeca Review

21-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. James Lapine, USA, 2016, 104 minutes

Reset

'Reset': Tribeca Review

21-Apr-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dirs:Thierry Demaizière, Alban Teurlai. France, 2016. 110 mins.

A Hologram For The King

'A Hologram For The King': Tribeca Review

20-Apr-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Tom Tykwer. US/Germany/Mexico. 2016. 98mins

Elvis & Nixon

'Elvis & Nixon': Tribeca Review

19-Apr-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Liza Johnson. US. 2016. 86mins

King Cobra

'King Cobra': Tribeca Review

18-Apr-2016 | By Graham Fuller

Dir/sc: Justin Kelly. US, 2016. 92 mins.

Command And Control

'Command And Control': Tribeca Review

17-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Robert Kenner, US, 2016, 92 minutes

Adult Life Skills

'Adult Life Skills': Tribeca Review

17-Apr-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Rachel Tunnard. UK. 2016. 96 mins.

The Ticket

'The Ticket': Tribeca Review

17-Apr-2016 | By Graham Fuller

Dir. Ido Fluk. 2016. USA. 100 min.

Bastille Day

'Bastille Day': Review

17-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. James Watkins. UK/Fr, 2016, 92 mins

Wolves

'Wolves': Tribeca Review

16-Apr-2016 | By Graham Fuller

Dir/sc. Bart Freundlich. 2016. US. 109 mins

All We Had

'All We Had': Tribeca Review

16-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Katie Holmes, US, 2016. 105 minutes

All This Panic

'All This Panic': Tribeca Review

16-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Jenny Gage. US, 2016, 79 mins.

Untouchable

'Untouchable': Tribeca Review

16-Apr-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. David Feige. USA. 2016. 106 mins.

Betting on Zero

'Betting On Zero': Tribeca Review

15-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir/scr. Ted Braun. US, 2016, 99 mins.

Magnus

'Magnus': Tribeca Review

15-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Benjamin Ree, Norway, 2016. 76 mins.

The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

'The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea': Tribeca Review

15-Apr-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Bill Purple, US, 2016. 108 minutes

Fan

'Fan': Review

15-Apr-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Maneesh Sharma. India. 2016. 142 mins

Captain America Civil War

'Captain America: Civil War': Review

13-Apr-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dirs: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo. US. 2016. 147mins

First Monday In May

'First Monday In May': Tribeca Review

13-Apr-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Andrew Rossi. USA. 2016. 91 mins.

Florence Foster Jenkins

'Florence Foster Jenkins': Review

13-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Stephen Frears. UK, 2016, 110 mins.

Julieta

'Julieta': Review

8-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir/scr. Pedro Almodovar. Spain, 2016, 96 mins.

Criminal

'Criminal': Review

7-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Ariel Vromen. US, 2016, 113 mins

The Boss

'The Boss': Review

6-Apr-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Ben Falcone. US. 2016. 98mins

the Huntsman: Winter's War

'The Huntsman: Winter's War': Review

4-Apr-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir: Cedric Nicolas-Troyan. US/UK 2016, 114mins

The Jungle Book

'The Jungle Book': Review

3-Apr-2016 | By Sarah Ward

Dir. Jon Favreau. USA, 2016, 105 mins.

The Mobfathers

'The Mobfathers': HKIFF Review

29-Mar-2016 | By James Marsh

Dir. Herman Yau Lai-to. Hong Kong, 2016, 94 mins

Boulevard

'Boulevard': Review

29-Mar-2016 | By Charles Gant

Dir: Dito Montiel. US, 2014, 88 minutes

Chongqing Hot Pot

'Chongqing Hot Pot': HKIFF review

23-Mar-2016 | By James Marsh

Dir. Yang Qing. China, 2016, 94 mins

'Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice': Review

22-Mar-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Zack Snyder. US, 2016, 152 mins

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

'My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2': Review

21-Mar-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Kirk Jones. US, 2016. 94 mins

The Arbalest

'The Arbalest': SXSW Review

21-Mar-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir/scr: Adam Pinney. US. 2016. 76mins

The Pass

'The Pass': Review

16-Mar-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Ben A Williams. UK, 2016, 88 mins.

Karaoke Crazies

'Karaoke Crazies': SXSW Review

16-Mar-2016 | By Jason Bechervaise

Dir: Kim Sang-chan. South Korea. 2016. 106mins.

Miracles From Heaven

'Miracles From Heaven': Review

15-Mar-2016 | By John Hazelton

Dir: Patricia Riggen. US. 2016. 109mins

I Am Not A Serial Killer

'I Am Not A Serial Killer': SXSW Review

15-Mar-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Billy O’Brien. Ireland, UK. 2016. 104 mins.

The Bandit

'The Bandit': SXSW Review

14-Mar-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir. Jesse Moss. USA. 2016. 82 mins.

Spaceship

'Spaceship': SXSW Review

12-Mar-2016 | By Wendy Ide

Dir/scr. Alex Taylor. UK. 2016. 87 mins.

Everybody Wants Some!

'Everybody Wants Some!!': SXSW Review

12-Mar-2016 | By David D'Arcy

Dir. Richard Linklater, USA, 2016, 116 minutes 

Fantastic Lies

'Fantastic Lies': SXSW Review

11-Mar-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Marina Zenovich. US. 2016. 102mins

Wiener

'Weiner': Review

11-Mar-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dirs: Josh Kriegman, Elyse Steinberg. US. 2015. 96mins

Life, Animated

'Life, Animated': Review

10-Mar-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Roger Ross Williams. US. 2015. 91mins

10 Cloverfield Lane

'10 Cloverfield Lane': Review

9-Mar-2016 | By Tim Grierson, Senior US Critic

Dir: Dan Trachtenberg. US. 2016. 103mins

Ten Years

'Ten Years': Review

8-Mar-2016 | By James Marsh

Dirs: Kwok Zune, Wong Fei-pang, Jevons Au, Chow Kwun-wai, Ng Ka-leung. Hong Kong, 2015, 103 mins

The Divergent Series: Allegiant

'The Divergent Series: Allegiant': Review

7-Mar-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir: Robert Schwentke. US, 2016, 121 mins.

London Has Fallen

'London Has Fallen': Review

2-Mar-2016 | By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Babak Najafi. US, 2016, 99 mins.

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