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Dougray Scott

EIFF 2016: The Rezort (2015)

Described as The Walking Dead meets Westworld in some corners (some were even brave enough to replace Westworld with Jurassic Park), The Rezort doesn't quite live up to that description, which may come as little surprise to most zombie…

A Thousand Kisses Deep (2011)

In Back to the Future, Doc Brown built a time machine out of a DeLorean. In A Thousand Kisses Deep, they’ve made a time-travel story out of a Leonard Cohen song. Not bad! One description of the movie goes: “An unsettling drama that…

My Week With Marilyn (2011)

There are some good performances in My Week With Marilyn. Indeed, there are one or two absolutely great performances. Yet the whole thing feels quite light and incomplete, it gives us a glimpse but not enough. Unlike, for example, the…

There Be Dragons (2011)

There Be Dragons is not the return of Roland Joffé. The name probably doesn’t mean anything to you. But this director made two brilliant movies in the 1980s, namely The Killing Fields and The Mission. These were intelligent, sensitive…