All posts by Sam Carey

Sam is a bloody lovely lad born and raised in Bristol (he’s still there and can’t escape). Favourite films include THE LOST BOYS, DRIVE, FIGHT CLUB and COMMANDO, well pretty much any 1980s Arnie film you can throw his way…even RED SONJA. Sam once cancelled a Total Film subscription after they slagged off Teen Wolf. He resubscribed 2 days later.
  • Nebraska Review

    Director: Alexander Payne. Starring: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, Bob Odenkirk, June Squibb, Stacy Keach. Running Time: 115 minutes. Certificate: 15. Synopsis: An ageing, booze-addled father makes the...

  • Jeune Et Jolie Review

    Director: François Ozon. Starring: Marine Vacth, Géraldine Pailhas, Frédéric Pierrot, Fantin Ravat, Charlotte Rampling. Running Time: 95 minutes. Certificate: 18. Synopsis: A portrait of a...

  • Saving Mr. Banks Review

    Director: John Lee Hancock. Starring: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Ruth Wilson, Colin Farrell, Bradley Whitford, Jason Schwartzman, B.J. Novak, Paul Giamatti. Running Time: 125 minutes. Certificate: PG....

  • THN HalloweenFest Day 19: [REC]

    ‘Trapped. No Mercy. No Escape. No One Gets Out Alive’ Directors: Jaume Balaguero, Paco Plaza Cast: Manuela Velasco, Ferran Terraza, Jorge-Yamam Serrano, Pablo Rosso Plot: A...

  • LFF 2013: Good Ol’ Freda Review

    Director: Ryan White. Running Time: 86 minutes. Certificate: PG. Synopsis: A documentary in which Freda Kelly looks back at her career as lifelong secretary for The...

  • LFF 2013: Aatsinki: The Story Of Arctic Cowboys Review

    Director: Jessica Oreck. Running Time: 84 minutes. Certificate: 18. Synopsis: One year in the life of a family of reindeer herders in Finnish Lapland. A study...

  • LFF 2013: The Strange Colour Of Your Body’s Tears

    Directors: Héléne Cattet, Bruno Forzani. Starring: Klaus Tange, Ursula Bedena, Joe Koener Running Time: 102 minutes. Certificate: 18. Synopsis: Following a business trip Dan (Klaus Tange) returns to...

  • LFF 2013: Starred Up Review

    Director: David Mackenzie. Starring: Jack O’Connell, Rupert Friend, Ben Mendelsohn, Sam Spruell, David Ajala. Running Time: 106 minutes. Certificate: 18. Synopsis: A troubled and explosively violent...

  • THN HalloweenFest Day 8: Audition

    ‘She always gets a part’ Director: Miike Takashi Starring: Ryo Ishibashi, Eihi Shiina, Tetsu Sawaki Plot: Widower Shigeharu (Ishibashi) agrees to a special audition to find...

  • LFF 2013: Hello Carter Review

    Director: Anthony Wilcox. Starring: Charlie Cox, Jodie Whittaker, Christian Cooke, Paul Schneider. Running Time: 81 minutes. Certificate: TBC. Synopsis: Down-on-his-luck Carter (Charlie Cox) has recently become homeless, single and...