Film Reviews

  • Metallica: Through The Never Review

    Director: Nimród Antal. Starring: Dane DeHaan, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Robert Trujillo. Running Time: 94 minutes. Certificate: 15. Synopsis: Young Metallica roadie, Trip (DeHaan),...

  • Sunshine On Leith Review

    Director: Dexter Fletcher  Starring: Peter Mullan, Jane Horrocks, George MacKay, Kevin Guthrie, Antonia Thomas, Freya Mavor, Jason Flemyng.  Running Time: 100 minutes  Certificate: PG  Synopsis: Davy (George MacKay) and...

  • Thanks For Sharing Review

    Director: Stuart Blumberg  Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Tim Robbins, Gwyneth Paltrow, Josh Gad, Alecia Moore, Joely Richardson.  Running Time: 110 minutes  Certificate: 15  Synopsis: A group of sex addicts, with...

  • Filth Review

    Director: Jon S. Baird Starring: James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Imogen Poots, Eddie Marsan, Joanne Froggatt, Jim Broadbent, Shirley Henderson. Running Time: 97 minutes Certificate: 18...

  • LFF 2013: All Cheerleaders Die Review

    Director: Lucky McKee, Chris Sivertson. Starring: Caitlin Stasey, Sianoa Smit-McPhee, Brooke Butler, Tom Williamson, Amanda Grace Cooper, Reanin Johannink. Running Time: 90 minutes. Synopsis: A gang...

  • LFF 2013: Weekend Of A Champion Review

    Director: Frank Simon. Starring: Jackie Stewart, Roman Polanski. Running Time: 93 minutes. Synopsis: A digitally restored, new version of the exciting and insightful documentary on...

  • LFF 2013: Electro Chaabi Review

    Director: Hind Meddeb. Running Time: 77 minutes. Synopsis: A peek into the underground world of a music craze that has taken Egypt’s youth by storm with...

  • Prisoners Review

    Director: Denis Villeneuve. Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Maria Bello, Terrence Howard, Melissa Leo, Paul Dano. Certificate: 15. Running Time: 153 minutes. Synopsis: During a...

  • LFF 2013: Mystery Road Review

    Director: Ivan Sen. Starring: Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving, Tasma Walton, Ryan Kwanten, Jack Thompson. Running Time: 112 minutes. Synopsis: An Aboriginal cop returns to his home town to...

  • LFF 2013: The Spectacular Now Review

    Director: James Ponsoldt. Starring: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brie Larson, Kyle Chandler. Running Time: 95 minutes. Certificate: 15. Synopsis: When hard-partying Sutter...