• HAILC1_2016

    Friday, February 12, 2016 ·

    With HAIL, CAESAR! the Coen Brothers have managed to produce their funniest film to date, writes Jack Toye at the Berlinale Festival.

    Hail, Caesar!

    Berl
  • RAMS_2016

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 ·

    RAMS is a poignant and witty shaggy sheep story about humanity, from the land of ice and fire, writes Amanda Randall.

    Rams

  • THEPA1_2016

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 ·

    Sarah Acton offers a sneak preview of THE PASSING: a slow burning supernatural tale set in a remote Welsh mountain valley.

    The Passing

    WOW
  • THEBI_2016

    Monday, February 8, 2016 ·

    Adam McKay brings a lightness of touch and some much needed comedy to the world of Wall Street, writes Sarah Longfield.

    The Big Short

  • TRUMB2_2016

    Friday, February 5, 2016 ·

    Trumbo is portrayed here as a sainted martyr of the American left, but the film falls short as an inclusive portrait of this complex man, writes Wyndham Wise.

    Trumbo

  • YOUTH2_2015

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 ·

    YOUTH is a decadent representation of how, in the frantic run towards the future, it’s easy to forget to live mindfully in the present, writes Federica Roberti.

    Youth

  • ASOCI_2015

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 ·

    Faye Gentile speaks to the creator of A SOCIAL LIFE – a short film taking a sharp look at our social media addiction.

    A Social Life

  • JOY_2015

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 ·

    JOY is a tale about how difficult it has always been for women to be taken seriously and to thrive in a man’s world, says Federica Roberti.

    Joy

ikiru
Friday, January 22, 2016

Japan Foundation 2016

Noel Megahey reports from the 2016 Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme, which this year is inspired by Kurosawa’s IKIRU.

Creed | TakeOneCFF.com | TAKE ONE
Saturday, January 16, 2016

Creed

Although not a total knockout, the talent of Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan shines through in ROCKY spin-off CREED. Jim Ross reviews.

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Monday, January 4, 2016

The Danish Girl

Transgender meets the silver screen: TAKE ONE writer Xanthe Gilmore reviews Tom Hooper’s controversial latest release, THE DANISH GIRL

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Thursday, December 31, 2015

Contempt (Le Mépris)

“Not just sex, but more. More!” Take One writer Xanthe Gilmore explains why Godard’s 1963 classic ‘Contempt’ (‘Le Mepris’) is well worth a watch

Bridge Of Spies | TakeOneCFF.com
Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Bridge Of Spies

It’s easy to see why Steven Spielberg jumped at the chance to film Matt Sharman’s script based on this true Cold War story – Andrew Nickolds reviews.

Uk Film Fest
Sunday, December 6, 2015

UK Film Festival – Closing Night

Edd Elliott surveys the films of the closing night of this year’s UK Film Festival.

carol feature
Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Carol

Andrew Nickolds isn’t head over heels for Todd Haynes’ romance CAROL.

Steve Jobs feature
Friday, November 20, 2015

Steve Jobs

Andrew Nickolds reviews Danny Boyle’s take on STEVE JOBS.

the closer we get feature
Saturday, November 7, 2015

Karen Guthrie Interview – The Closer We Get

Edd Elliott interviews Karen Guthrie about her new release THE CLOSER WE GET.

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Thursday, November 5, 2015

Song of the Sea

SONG OF THE SEA is a fun and beautiful Irish indie animation from Tomm Moore and Cartoon Saloon, soon to be released on Blu-Ray, VOD and DVD.