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Film Review: The Little Stranger

Film Review: The Little Stranger

Frances Winston reviews this latest offering from director, Lenny Abrahamson, The Little Stranger Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson – Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter, Charlotte Rampling After the success of Room, many people probably expected Lenny Abrahamson to stick with a (literally) winning formula, but for his follow-up movie, he has chosen a far […]

Film Review & Trailer: Crazy Rich Asians

Film Review & Trailer: Crazy Rich Asians

Frances Winston enjoyed this all-Asian cast Cinderella-themed film based in Singapore Directed by John M Chu – Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Awkwafina, Nico Santos, Lisa Lu, Ken Jeong, Michelle Yeoh A man takes his girlfriend of the past year back to Singapore to attend a wedding and meet his family, and various […]

Film Review & Trailer: American Animals

Film Review & Trailer: American Animals

Frances Winston reviews American Animals, a heist movie based on a true story of a robbery which had not been thought-through Directed by: Bart Layton Starring: Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Udo Kier, Ann Dowd This heist flick is based on a true story that you probably haven’t heard of. Indeed, prior […]

Film Review: Searching

Film Review: Searching

Frances Winston reviews Searching, a missing person film with a difference Directed by: Aneesh Chaganty – Starring: John Cho, Debra Messing Missing person thrillers are ten a penny so it’s difficult to put a new spin on them, but here, director Chaganty does his best by telling the whole story from the perspective of a […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Meg

Film Review & Trailer: The Meg

Frances Winston’s very witty review of this giant shark movie starring Jason Statham  Directed by: Jon Turteltaub – Starring: Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson, Ruby Rose, Winston Chao, Cliff Curtis A gigantic prehistoric shark called the Megalodon (or Meg for short) turns out not to be as extinct as was thought, and terrorises a […]

Film Review & Trailer: Teen Titans Go To The Movies

Film Review & Trailer: Teen Titans Go To The Movies

Frances Winston really enjoyed this children’s movie about Teen Titans, and says your little ones will love it too!  Directed by: Peter Rida Michail and Aaron Horvath – Starring the voices of: Greg Cipes, Scott Menville, Khary Payton, Tara Strong, Hynden Walch, Will Arnett, Kristen Bell You may not be familiar with Teen Titans, but […]

Film Review & Trailer: Hotel Transylvania 3 – A Monster Vacation

Film Review & Trailer: Hotel Transylvania 3 – A Monster Vacation

Frances Winston really enjoys the Hotel Transylvania animated films Directed by: Genndy Tartakovsky – Starring the voices of: Adam Sandler, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, David Spade, Steve Buscemi, Keegan-Michael Key, Molly Shannon, Fran Drescher, Kathryn Hahn, Jim Gaffigan, Mel Brooks I must admit to having a soft spot for the Hotel Transylvania films. They have […]