Tag Archive | Michael Shannon

Film Review & Trailer: Knives Out

Film Review & Trailer: Knives Out

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Rian Johnson –  Starring: Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, Christopher Plummer I tried to write this review several times, but my head was still spinning from all the twists and turns. Described […]

Film Review & Trailer: Loving

Film Review & Trailer: Loving

Frances Winston reviews Loving, a movie based on the true story of mixed-race couple, Mildred and Richard Loving Directed by: Jeff Nichols – Starring: Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Nick Kroll, Michael Shannon, Marton Csokas Despite the fact that she has been around for eons, and has turned in some hugely acclaimed performances, Loving will be remembered […]

Film Review & Trailer: Nocturnal Animals

Film Review & Trailer: Nocturnal Animals

Frances Winston found this to be a stylish and tense drama from Director, Tom Ford Directed by Tom Ford – Starring: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Isla Fisher, Armie Hammer, Laura Linney, Andrea Riseborough, Michael Sheen Since this is pretty much the Tom Ford show ( he wrote, directed and co-produced it) […]

Film: ‘Elvis & Nixon’ in Irish cinemas 24th June

Film: ‘Elvis & Nixon’ in Irish cinemas 24th June

On the morning of December 21, 1970, the world’s biggest star, Elvis Presley (Michael Shannon) arrived on the White House lawn to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). Elvis & Nixon tells the astounding true story of this meeting between two men at the height […]

Film Review: The Night Before

Film Review: The Night Before

Frances Winston says if you’re not looking for anything too deep, this film will probably have you smiling coming out of the cinema Directed by: Jonathan Levine – Starring: Seth Rogan, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anthony Mackie, Michael Shannon, Gillian Bell, Lizzy Caplan The latest offering in the festive stable of movies comes from the people who brought […]

Film Preview & Trailer: Freeheld – NY Policewoman Lauren Hester’s Fight For Justice

Film Preview & Trailer: Freeheld – NY Policewoman Lauren Hester’s Fight For Justice

From the Oscar®-nominated writer of Philadelphia, comes FREEHELD, the true love story of Laurel Hester [Julianne Moore] and Stacie Andree [Ellen Page] and their fight for justice. Freeheld is a 2015 American drama film directed by Peter Sollett and written by Ron Nyswaner. The film stars Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Steve Carell, Luke Grimes, and Michael […]