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In Cinemas This Week

In Cinemas This Week

Captain America: Civil War

Reviewed By: Freda Cooper Release Date: 29 April Director: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Junior, Scarlett Johansson Oh, per-lease!  It’s only two weeks since...

The Jungle Book

Reviewed By: Freda Cooper Release Date: 15 April Director: Jon Favreau Starring: The vocal talents of Bill Murray, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken Jon Favreau is a...

Eye In The Sky

Reviewed By: Freda Cooper Release date: 15 April Director: Gavin Hood Starring: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Barkhad Abdi It’s almost inevitable that Gavin Hood’s “Eye In...

Midnight Special

Reviewed By: Daniel Burden Released: 8th April 2016 Directed By: Jeff Nichols Starring: Michael Shannon, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver, Jaeden Lieberher Certificate: 15 There are certain actors that it...

Ran

Reviewed By: Freda Cooper Release date: 1 April Director: Akira Kurosawa Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Jinpachi Nezu, Mieko Harada It’s hard to escape this year’s 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s...

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice

Reviewed By: Daniel Burden Released: 25th March 2016 Directed By: Zach Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg Certificate: 12A There aren’t many films...

The Witch

Reviewed By: Luke Flood Released: 11th March 2016 Directed By: Robert Eggers Starring: Ralph Ineson, Anya Taylor-Joy Beloved British film critic duo Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo have...

The 33

Reviewed By: Daniel Burden (@danburden1138) Released: 29th January 2016 Directed By: Patricia Riggen Starring: Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juliette Binoche Certificate: 12A We all know this story. It was...

Video Review – Room (Lenny Abrahamson)

Released across the UK on Friday 15th January and nominated for four Academy Awards. Here is Darryl Griffiths' video review of ROOM, directed by Lenny...

Video Review – The Revenant (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu)

Released on Friday 15th January in the UK and directed by Birdman's Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu. Here's Darryl Griffiths' video review of the 'gnarly, grizzly masterpiece',...

Video Review – The Danish Girl (Tom Hooper)

Directed by Les Miserables/The King Speech's Tom Hooper. Here is Darryl Griffiths' video review of The Danish Girl, starring Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander. You...

The Good Dinosaur

Release date: 27 November Director: Pete Sohen Starring: Voices of Frances McDormand, Anna Paquin, Sam Elliott Over the best part of the decade, Disney Pixar has been...

Doctor Zhivago

Release date: 27 November Director: David Lean Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness You never forget your first.  By that, I mean your first...

Video Review – Steve Jobs

Starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen and Jeff Daniels. Here is Darryl Griffiths' (@LegallyBOD) video review of Danny Boyle's (Trance/Trainspotting) Steve Jobs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Um4W14d_NU

The Lady In The Van

Release date: 13th November Director: Nicholas Hytner Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam Maggie Smith’s acid-tongued duchess is such a familiar feature on our screens –...

Brief Encounter

Release date: 6 November Director: David Lean Starring: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway The grit in the eye. The swirling piano music. The cut glass English tones. It can...
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Video Review – Spectre

Here is Darryl Griffiths' video review of Daniel Craig's latest outing as James Bond, Spectre directed by Sam Mendes. You can also check out the 5-star verdict...

Video Review – Macbeth

In cinemas from Friday 2nd October. Editor Darryl Griffiths (@LegallyBOD) provides his verdict on Justin Kurzel's Macbeth, starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lOwDPNTbWk