LFF 2022: She Said – Review

Release Date – 25th November 2022, Cert – 15, Run-time – 2 hours 8 minutes, Director – Maria Schrader The story of the New York Times investigation which launched the #MeToo campaign and uncovered decades of sexual abuse and misconduct from Harvey Weinstein and other Hollywood figures. For a film that follows an investigation intoContinue reading “LFF 2022: She Said – Review”

LFF 2022: Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical

Release Date – 25th November 2022, Cert – PG, Run-time – 1 hour 57 minutes, Director – Matthew Warchus After being constantly belittled and undermined by the controlling adults in her life schoolgirl Matilda (Alisha Weir) puts her mind, imagination and storytelling abilities towards getting revenge. While having not seen the stage version of MatildaContinue reading “LFF 2022: Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical”

LFF 2022: Bones And All – Review

Release Date – 23rd November 2022, Cert – 18, Run-time – 2 hours 11 minutes, Director – Luca Guadagnino With the help of fellow ‘eater’ Lee (Timothée Chalamet), Maren (Taylor Russell) tries to navigate a newly opened world to her whilst trying to fight cannibalistic impulses, all while being chased down by other eaters. FromContinue reading “LFF 2022: Bones And All – Review”

LFF 2022: Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio – Review

Release Date – 25th November 2022, Cert – PG, Run-time – 1 hour 57 minutes, Directors – Guillermo del Toro, Mark Gustafson After the death of his own son (Gregory Mann), carpenter Geppetto (David Bradley) carves a wooden boy (Mann) who is miraculously brought to life in an immortal wooden body. It goes without sayingContinue reading “LFF 2022: Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio – Review”

LFF 2022: Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery – Review

Release Date – 23rd November 2022, Cert – 12, Run-time – 2 hours 20 minutes, Director – Rian Johnson Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) finds himself mysteriously invited to a billionaire’s (Edward Norton) private island where it seems each of the wealthy and successful guests are hiding their own secrets. In writer-director Rian Johnson’s hitContinue reading “LFF 2022: Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery – Review”

LFF 2022: Bardo, False Chronicle Of A Handful Of Truths – Review

Release Date – 18th November 2022, Cert – 15, Run-time – 2 hours 40 minutes, Director – Alejandro G. Iñárritu A Mexican documentarian (Daniel Giménez Cacho) returns to his homeland after receiving a prestigious award in the US. For those who aren’t fans of Alejandro G. Iñárritu, particularly his more recent works such as BirdmanContinue reading “LFF 2022: Bardo, False Chronicle Of A Handful Of Truths – Review”

LFF 2022: Aftersun – Review

Release Date – 18th November 2022, Cert – 12, Run-time – 1 hour 42 minutes, Director – Charlotte Wells Father and daughter Calum (Paul Mescal) and Sophie (Frankie Corio) spend a relaxed holiday in a foreign holiday park, however much of it plays out like a distant memory. There’s very little that goes wrong inContinue reading “LFF 2022: Aftersun – Review”

LFF 2022: The Wonder – Review

Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 48 minutes, Director – Sebastián Lelio 1860s Ireland, English nurse Lib (Florence Pugh) is sent to Ireland to watch over a young girl (Kíla Lord Cassidy) who remains perfectly healthy despite not having eaten for several months. The Wonder pitches itself as going into a number of different tonalContinue reading “LFF 2022: The Wonder – Review”

LFF 2022: Triangle Of Sadness – Review

Release Date – 28th October 2022, Cert – 15, Run-time – 2 hours 27 minutes, Director – Ruben Östlund Model and influencer couple Carl and Yaya (Harris Dickinson and Charlbi Dean) find themselves on an increasingly disastrous and uneasy cruise whilst trying to mend their relationship and career. There’s a sequence towards the end ofContinue reading “LFF 2022: Triangle Of Sadness – Review”

LFF 2022: Decision To Leave – Review

Release Date – 21st October 2022, Cert – 15, Run-time – 2 hours 19 minutes, Director – Park Chan-wook When investigating the potential murder of a dead body at the bottom of a mountain a detective (Park Hae-il) finds himself conflicted in suspecting the deceased man’s widow (Tang Wei). The trailer for Decision To LeaveContinue reading “LFF 2022: Decision To Leave – Review”