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paddy considine

Macbeth (2015)

Justin Kurzel certainly knows how to capture a sense of time and place. Snowtown, his grim suburban serial killer debut in 2011 brought to life the dilapidated restrictiveness of small town Australia. Now taking on the Bard, he really puts…

The World’s End (2013)

The World's End is the weakest film in the "Cornetto trilogy" and that's something worth saying right here, right at the very beginning. It's also worth following up with the fact that it's not a BAD film, by any means. It just doesn't…

The World’s End (2013)

Trying to fulfil an epic pub crawl with the ringleader being a bit of idiot sounds like an normal Saturday night, perhaps destined for disaster. However, for British film fans, this is a night on the lash everyone has been looking…

Now Is Good (2012)

This British 'bucket list' weepie starring the normally adorable Dakota Fanning dies long before the terminally ill 17 year-old herione takes her final breath. Now Is Good, an adaption of Jenny Downham’s novel Before I Die, features some…

Tyrannosaur (2011)

I think Paddy Considine is an amazing talent and, yes, I'd easily put him right up there if pushed to nominate my top three actors of the 21st century. The man can do no wrong. So I was equally eager and nervous to see his directorial debut…