Shiny Shelf
By Jim Smith on 15 October 2010 Comments Off

A sensitively played and beautifully shot adaptation of Kazuo Ishiguro’s Booker nominated 2005 novel, ‘Never Let Me Go’ is a harrowing and deeply affecting film.

By Jim Smith on 08 November 2005 Comments Off

That the Andrew Davies scripted BBC ‘Pride and Prejudice’ was over ten years now is a source of some small distress to me.

By Stephen Lavington on 25 August 2004 Comments Off

It’s taken me a while to summon up the energy to write about this film, a piece of soul-sapping Hollywood mediocrity that verges on the awful…

By Mark Clapham on 09 December 2003 Comments Off

There’s no real doubt that this is the live-action hit of the summer…

By J Clive Matthews on 01 December 2003 Comments Off

Though amazingly not as mind-numbingly awful as one might have thought, Richard Curtis’ latest still has incredible levels of both corn and cheese. Then again, that’s the whole point.