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Greta (2018) Film Review

The Crying Game, Breakfast on Pluto, The Butcher Boy, Michael Collins - some of Neil Jordan's best work, a director known for his focus on unconventional relationships and the Troubles, with a deft hand for shock twists. His newest, Greta,

Movie 43 (2013)

I'm not crediting everyone individually here, because it would just take too long, but Movie 43 puts together a decent list of names both behind and in front of the camera. It's a comedy movie made up of sketches, connected by a framing…

Hugo (2011)

I really didn't know what to expect when I finally managed to see Hugo. I'd seen the trailers in the cinema and had assumed it was a family movie but that was all I knew. I didn't know the plot details, apart from seeing that an automaton…

Dark Shadows (2012)

The viewers who went to see Dark Shadows during its opening weekend almost all agreed on one thing - it was pretty poorly represented by the trailer that came out some time ago. The trailer emphasised the comedy elements and kept things…

Hugo (2011)

Since the massive success of James Cameron's Avatar, 3D has become a key element of today's cinema, despite the mixed reactions. From the "retrofitted" conversions to the actual shooting of the format, 3D is for the most part, a gimmick.…

Hugo (2011)

A boy film historian Martin Scorsese's Hugo is a serious, lush movie made for children and would-be children from a book (by Brian Selznick) that follows from the director's own long preoccupation with preserving the fragile artifacts of…