Tag Archive | Ben Mendelsohn

Film Review & Trailer: Darkest Hour

Film Review & Trailer: Darkest Hour

Directed by: Joe Wright – Starring: Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane, Ronald Pickup, Ben Mendelsohn It is unlikely that you haven’t yet seen images of Gary Oldman’s extraordinary transformation into Winston Churchill at this stage, so I won’t waste time discussing it here. Suffice to say that it really is astonishing. […]

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars Rogue One

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars Rogue One

Frances Winston explains the intricacies of the Star Wars timeline, in this review of Rogue One Directed by: Gareth Edwards – Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker Star Wars Rogue One is probably the most hyped and heavily marketed film since, well, last year’s Star […]

Film Review & Trailer: Mississippi Grind

Film Review & Trailer: Mississippi Grind

Frances Winston says this has some great performances, but don’t expect a buddy-buddy movie  Directed by: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck – Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Ben Mendelsohn, Sienna Miller, Analeigh Tipton, Alfre Woodard When down on his luck, gambler Gerry (Mendelsohn) meets young and charismatic Curtis (Reynolds). He decides that Curtis is his lucky charm, and […]

Preview & Trailer: Mississippi Grind

Preview & Trailer: Mississippi Grind

MISSISSIPPI GRIND, directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, starring Ryan Reynolds, Ben Mendelsohn, Sienna Miller, and Analeigh Tipton. Convinced that his newfound friend (Ryan Reynolds) is a good-luck charm, a gambling addict (Ben Mendelsohn) takes the man on a road trip to a high-stakes poker game in New Orleans. In Cinemas October 23rd