Tag Archives: Michael Shannon

Reviews/Films – “Compellingly Crafted Cinematic Masterpiece” – The Shape Of Water – Saturday/Sunday 17th/18th & Saturday 24th February

Adorned with the kind of attention a-kin to that dreadful dance disaster from last year’s award’s season, with a satisfying (and we have to admit) sense of relief, “The Shape Of Water” proved, within mere minutes of beginning, worlds apart from the la la lousiness that was our biggest disappointment of 2016/7, rather a compellingly crafted cinematic masterpiece which has… Read more »

Reviews/Films – “Phenomenal Prohibited Partnership Pitched Period Piece” – Loving – Saturday 4th February

Acclaimed director & writer, Jeff Nichols, of “Midnight Special” & Take Shelter” fame, once again strikes cinematic gold with his adaption of both the 2011 documentary and the 1960’s true tale of interracial married couple, Richard & Mildred Loving, and their battle to co-habit & raise their family in their home state of Virginia. But what makes this picture so… Read more »

Reviews/Films – “Cliche Compromised Musical Muddle” – La La Land – Saturday 14th January

Having already broken records at the Golden Globes and set to sweep the board at the Academy Awards, this coupled with the biggest billing for a movie we have seen this season, while modern day musicals are not our bag, we had to go see what the fuss was all about. But what was our verdict on La La Land?… Read more »