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Interview: Director Brad Bird and Producers John Walker & Nicole Grindle...

It’s been fourteen years in the waiting but, finally, Disney Pixar’s Incredibles 2 swoops into cinemas this week.  The second outing for the Parr...

‘Sicario 2: Soldado’ Review: Dir. Stefano Sollima (2018)

Sicario 2: Soldado:  Denis Villeneuve's  blistering, daring thriller gets a follow-up three years on, but this sequel lacks some of the magic of the...

‘Tag’ Review: Dir. Jeff Tomsic (2018)

Tag review: True life buddy comedy runs out of steam. Tag review by Freda Cooper. You couldn’t make this up – but, oh, you so wish...

‘Adrift’ Review: Dir. Baltasar Kormakur (2018)

Adrift review:  Shailene Woodley keeps this sailing drama afloat. Adrift review by Freda Cooper. A breakthrough role at just 20 can be a double edged sword....

‘Ocean’s 8’ Review: Dir. Gary Ross (2018)

Ocean’s 8 review: ‘8’ girls just wanna have fun – and steal diamonds. Ocean’s 8 review by Freda Cooper. An all-female Ocean’s 11 spin-off.  Sounds contrived...

Interview: Rupert Everett On Writing, Directing & Starring In ‘The Happy...

Rupert Everett’s ten year passion project at last comes to fruition this week with the arrival in cinemas of The Happy Prince, the story...

Sundance London: ‘An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn’ Review: Dir. Jim...

An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn review: Crazy comedy for the Channel 4 generation. An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn review by Freda Cooper. Beverly Luff...

‘The Breadwinner’ Review: Dir. Nora Twomey (2018)

The Breadwinner review: Unmissable Oscar-nominated animation. The Breadwinner review by Freda Cooper. Through western eyes, it’s hard to believe that, in the so-called modern world, a...

‘Edie’ Review: Dir. Simon Hunter (2018)

Edie review: Sheila Hancock’s exceptional performance hits the heights. Edie review by Freda Cooper.  We’re in the middle of another grey glut.  Just a few weeks...

‘Let The Sunshine In’ Review: Dir. Claire Denis (2017)

Let The Sunshine In review: Juliette Binoche leads the cast of Claire Denis' latest - a portrait of an artist’s rollercoaster love life. Let The...