Tag Archives: Mark Strong

Closer to the Moon – New Release Review (Spoiler Free)

We review this film adaptation of an unbelievable ‘true story’… Nae Caranfil and his cast find themselves in particularly fertile ground here with one of the most curious, moving and exciting true life stories I’ve seen on the screen in quite some time. Closer to the Moon tells of a group of intellectuals living in Romania under Communist rule who, having […]

The Imitation Game – Review (Spoiler Free)

Strong performances and a compelling subject anchor this otherwise simplified biopic… It’s interesting when a film comes out accompanied by the words ‘performance of [insert actor of the moment here]’s career’, it changes things. Going in we consequently expect to see a deeply layered and nuanced look at Turing’s life (and Cumberbatch makes every effort […]