Carol

Excited to have been present to see this film as the closing event of Leeds International Film Festival a week ahead of its official UK opening. Less excited to walk out of the screening at the end, realising that I wasn't as in love with this film as I had hoped or expected, given the almost … Continue reading Carol

Spectre

Strange. Skyfall was a step in another direction for Daniel Craig's Bond, yet this felt like it had leapt back in time to another Bond entirely.While I appreciate the visual mirroring and dialogue echoes from some of the other films in the 50 year old franchise, parts of this seemed badly misjudged, and yes, I am … Continue reading Spectre