10 greatest ever sporting movie moments for Forever Sports

This was a feature for the November issue of Forever Sports magazine. It included interviews with lots of experts, ranging from a Team GB skier to a Shaolin Monk. The whole thing was rather magnificently illustrated by Joe McDermott. It’s always nice to see your articles in print, but even more so when they end up… Read More 10 greatest ever sporting movie moments for Forever Sports

Seven Psychopaths review for Zap!Bang!

At the 2012 London film Festival I checked out Seven Psychopaths featuring a rather mighty cast of  Colin Farrell, Woody Harrelson, Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Tom Waits and Gabourey Sidibe.  It’s the first film since In Bruges (a big personal favourite) for Irish director Martin McDonagh. Review: http://zapbangmagazine.com/film/reviews/seven-psychopaths

LE MOINE (The Monk) review for Who’s Jack

This review originally appeared on the Who’s Jack website in April 2012 The Monk 27th April 2012 Dir: Dominik Moll Cast: Vincent Cassel, Déborah François, Joséphine Japy http://www.diaphana.fr/film/le-moine It’s a dark and stormy night in 17th century Spain. The wind is howling, a storm smashes it’s way through the night sky and a woman carries… Read More LE MOINE (The Monk) review for Who’s Jack

BLACK GOLD review for Who’s Jack

This review originally appeared on http://www.whosjack.org in February 2012 Black Gold 24 February 2012 Dir: Jean-Jacques Annaud Cast: Tahar Rahim, Antonio Banderas, Mark Strong, Freida Pinto  http://blackgold-themovie.com/ What are you supposed to do when you and your brother have been living with the Emir of Hobeika (Antonio Banderas) for the last 15 years as a… Read More BLACK GOLD review for Who’s Jack

RAMPART review for Who’s Jack

This review originally appeared on the Who’s Jack website – http://www.whosjack.org/rampart-review/ Directed by Oren Moverman, Rampart is a corrupt-cop drama, starring Woody Harrelson as Dave Brown, a man whose violent policing methods on the streets of L.A are a generation out-of-date. He is having to face the realisation that he is unable to do as he… Read More RAMPART review for Who’s Jack