Tag Archives: Carey Mulligan

Shame – Review (Spoiler Free)

A searing look at the modern man who has both everything and nothing… Shame is both a painfully intimate depiction about sex addiction and also a more general look at trauma, dealing with pain and modern city life. Fassbender plays a successful man who lives in a swanky and somewhat sterile condo. He lives alone, […]

The Great Gatsby – Review (Spoiler Free)

The strong visuals deliver as promised in Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’, there’s always something to look at, sometimes there’s almost too much, and it amply conveys the decadence of the time period in which the events of the film are set. There was always the worry that this element would overtake the film; that it […]

Public Enemies – Review (Spoiler Free)

Check out my review of Public Enemies on the fantastic Filmhipster site!

An Education – Review (Spoiler Free)

An Education tells the story of a middleclass 16 year old girl in the 60’s named Jenny (Carey Mulligan), who talks and dreams of how she will live her life once she has managed to get into Oxford University and away from her parents. She will smoke cigarettes, speak French and dress in black, listen […]

My Movie Alphabet

Mettel Ray Movie Blog is currently running this blogathon and I thought that I would contribute my movie alphabet. Please check out her blog here, and read some of the other contributions here. I hope that you enjoy my choices! # – 4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days This film really impacted upon me, […]

The Top Ten Films for the Rest of 2012 (Entries 5-1)

5. Skyfall Being released during Bond’s 50th Anniversary only increases the heavy pressure on Skyfall to perform, not just well, but excellently. Despite its rather poor title, Skyfall does look rather promising; it can’t be a bad thing that Dame Judi Dench will be getting considerably more screen time, due to the plot being wrapped […]