• WEINE_2016

    Monday, July 4, 2016 ·

    Andrew Nickolds reviews WEINER, a fast paced verite film that unfolds like a modern Shakespearean tragedy.

    Weiner

  • HOMOS2_2016

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016 ·

    HOMO SAPIENS will take you on reflective journey that encourages you to relish your inner thoughts, and contemplate what it really means to be human.

    Homo Sapiens

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    Tuesday, June 28, 2016 ·

    Jim Ross examines how the movie universes being created will eventually collapse, and be subject to the same science and laws as our own universe

    Heat Death of the Movie Universe

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    Thursday, June 23, 2016 ·

    Don’t throw stones in a fragile post-WWI European glasshouse! Jack Toye reviews THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER at Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    The Childhood Of A Leader

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    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    Revealing the cyber-warfare trump card behind America’s military prowess. John Cheshire reviews Alex Gibney’s latest documentary at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    Zero Days

  • MRPIG_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    What do you get when a 75 year old man goes on the run with a hog in a van? Taking similarities from H├íkonarson’s RAMS, MR PIG serves both human and porcine humour.

    Mr Pig

  • The Nice Guys | TakeOneCFF.com

    Monday, June 20, 2016 ·

    THE NICE GUYS doesn’t break any moulds and is obviously a Shane Black creation – but that is precisely why it’s good. Jim Ross reviews.

    The Nice Guys

  • A Hologram For The King | TakeOneCFF.com

    Monday, June 20, 2016 ·

    Despite the always-engaging Tom Hanks, the themes of A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING feel malnourished and an imitation of better films. Jim Ross reviews.

    A Hologram for the King

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Monday, February 8, 2016

The Big Short

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

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Trumbo

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.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

Youth

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.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

A Social Life

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

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Joy

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.

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

Room

Take a trip inside ROOM with Hannah Clarkson’s review.

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Saturday, January 23, 2016

Japan Foundation 2016 #2

The Japan Foundation’s 2016 Touring Programme presents a diverse selection of contemporary and classic Japanese cinema.

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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.

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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