SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET


2007 7/10 DIRECTOR: Tim Burton Not primarily being a fan of Broadway musicals, this was always going to be a tough sell, but overall I liked it. This was typical Tim Burton and even though Johnny Depp stole the show as the titular Sweeney Todd, all the cast performed brilliantly, bringing the story and musical … Continue reading SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET

MUNICH


2006 6/10 DIRECTOR: Steven Spielberg This was a real shame, especially since some of cinemas greatest talent clearly poured their hearts into this project. The problem is fundamental: How do you tell the story of two opposing terrorist groups, both of which are trying to assassinate each other, whist trying not to create undue bias, … Continue reading MUNICH

JUNO


2007 7/10 NOT A PART OF MY COLLECTION Will we be adding this our collection? No An interesting look into the trials and tribulations of teen pregnancy, relationships and adoption, without being particularly hard or soft of the subject. The acting was acceptable, and Ellen Page certainly demonstrates her credentials as a rising talent, but … Continue reading JUNO