23) The Squid and the Whale (2005) 7/10 – An honest, well scripted and unconventional look at how children deal with their parents divorce. Awkward at times, this comedy touches audiences […]
21) Romper Stomper (1992) 7/10 – Described as the film that ‘made’ Russell Crowe popular in Australia, I would put this forward for any fans of This is England or […]
13) Sherrybaby (2006) 7/10 – Interesting and believable performance by Maggie Gyllenhaal as she plays an ex-addict struggling to integrate back into society. She has a little help from Danny Trejo […]
12) Buena Vista Social Club (1999) 7/10 – A group of musically talented old people brought together by an American who just wanted to hear good ol’ Cuban folk music. […]
10) Dogtooth (2009) 7/10 – Strange, eerie, uncomfortable and outright weird.
9) Flu (2013) (“Gamgi” Original title) 7/10 – Took a while to get into it, but eventually came into its own. A love story set among a tickly cough epidemic that will […]
4) Fish Tank (2009) 7/10 – Gritty British drama. Hard to believe Katie Jarvis had never acted before. Uneasy watching at times. Highly recommended.
3) American Hustle (2013) 7/10 – Not sure why its classified as a comedy, or why its getting as much praise as it is getting. Comes across as quite a smug […]