Film Reviews


Hearts And Bones

‘Hearts And Bones’: Sydney Review

A photographer and a refugee grapple with the trauma of a shared war


‘Bellbird’: Sydney Review

A tender, amusing reflection on life and loss in a small New Zealand dairy farm

Toy Story 4 Disney

'Toy Story 4': Review

A happy excuse to revisit Woody & Co

The Wonderland

'The Wonderland': Annecy Review

Keiichi Hara follows up ‘Miss Hokusai’ with a complex coming-of-age adventure story

The Prince's Voyage

'The Prince's Voyage': Annecy Review

Distinguished animation from awarded veteran Jean-Francois Laguionie

children of the sea

'Children Of The Sea': Annecy Review

Environmentally themed marine adventure from Japan

Men In Black International

'Men In Black: International': Review

Franchise reboot is a comedic black hole

Playmobil the Movie

'Playmobil - The Movie': Annecy Review

A manic, hit-and-miss affair

'Mike Wallace Is Here'

'Mike Wallace Is Here': Sheffield Review

Dynamic documentary about the life and career of influential American newsman Mike Wallace

'Midnight Family'

'Midnight Family': Sheffield Review

Fast-paced documentary following one of Mexico City’s many private ambulances

'Palm Beach'

'Palm Beach': Sydney Review

A group of life-long friends reunite for a weekend of stories and secrets

'X-Men: Dark Phoenix'

'X-Men: Dark Phoenix': Review

The latest X-Men adventure proves to be a familiar, if rather more sombre, affair

'Zero Impunity'

'Zero Impunity': Annecy Review

Hard-hitting animation which examines sexual abuse as an international weapon of war


'Ma': Review

Octavia Spencer is a lethal authority figure in the schlocky shocker ‘Ma’


'Pavarotti': Review

Ron Howard documents the life of the celebrated opera singer