Film bits and bobs

Week-end (1967)

Review I wrote æons ago for Movie Gazette – in fact so ancient, it’s back when I was still using the unconscionable p-word… After his extraordinary directorial debut in 1960 with … Continue reading

January 22, 2016 · 4 Comments

Repo Man (1984)

First published by Little White Lies Alex Cox is famous, amongst other things, for his love of westerns – and so it seems apt that his debut feature should open with … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Road Train (2010)

Review first published by EyeforFilm “It’s just somewhere where the three of us have been going for years,” explains cocksure Craig (Bob Morley) to his new girlfriend Nina (Sophie Lowe). … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004)

Review first published by Movie Gazette A young actress who is the daughter of a famous European director moves to Hollywood, where she gets caught in a downward spiral of … Continue reading

June 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

In Fear (2013)

First published by Sight & Sound, December 2013 Synopsis: Ireland, present day. Following a minor run-in with the local pub’s all-male clientèle, Lucy and Tom (who met two weeks earlier) … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment


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