Tag Archive | Allison Janney

Film Review & Trailer: I,Tonya

Film Review & Trailer: I,Tonya

Frances Winston thought this ‘based on a true story’ film was well-produced, but felt it could have emphasised skater, Nancy Kerrigan’s side more, as she was the victim of the attack Directed by: Craig Gillespie – Starring: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney, Julianne Nicholson, Bobby Cannavale Even if you don’t remember the infamous hobbling […]

Film Review & Trailer: I, Tonya

Film Review & Trailer: I, Tonya

Frances Winston enjoyed this mockumentary of infamous ice-skater, Tonya Harding, whose actions against her rival before the 1994 Winter Olympics led to her own downfall Directed by: Craig Gillespie – Starring: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Julianne Nicholson, Bobby Cannavale, Allison Janney The attack on figure-skater, Nancy Kerrigan, just before the 1994 Winter Olympics, is one […]

Film Review: The Girl on the Train

Film Review: The Girl on the Train

Frances Winston enjoyed The Girl On The Train, although it was a bit fragmented in places Directed by: Tate Taylor – Starring: Emily Blunt, Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennett, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans, Allison Janney, Édgar Ramírez, Lisa Kudrow, Laura Prepon Prior to this movie, I always imagined that Emily Blunt woke up every day looking like […]

Film Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Film Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Frances Winston writes that this is a film that will appeal even to adults, although based on a tween-lit book Directed by: Tim Burton – Starring: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Chris O’Dowd, Allison Janney, Rupert Everett, Terence Stamp, Ella Purnell, Judi Dench, Samuel L. Jackson Based on the novel of the same name, even the […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Duff

Film Review & Trailer: The Duff

Frances Winston feels that there is good chemistry between the leads in this rom-com which makes it watchable, even though it is the standard ugly duckling story. Directed by: Ari Sandal – Starring: Mae Whitman, Robbie Amell, Bella Thorne, Bianca A. Santos, Skyler Samuels, Allison Janney, Ken Jeong, Nick Eversman This isn’t an homage to Homer […]