FilmSpace: Eaten By Lions; Dumbo; Pet Sematary
Film critic Calum Cooper examines some of the week’s additional releases, praising the uproarious comedy of Eaten By Lions, chastising the emotional hollowness of the live-action Dumbo, and exploring the unnerving craft of the new Pet Sematary.
Eaten By Lions – ★★★★☆
FilmSpace: Fugue; Metal Heart; Love Movie
In the final set of reviews from the 15th Glasgow Film Festival, film critic Scott Wilson watches Agnieszka Smoczyńska’s second movie, a story of twin sisters left alone for the summer which lacked sincerity, and a film school project about pregnancy
Fugue - ★★★☆☆
FilmSpace: Happy Death Day 2U; Instant Family; The Kid Who Would Be King
Film critic Calum Cooper looks at some of the week’s releases, including the sequel to the horror-comedy Happy Death Day, the comdy-drama Instant Family, and Joe Cornish’s latest film, The Kid Who Would Be King.
Happy Death Day 2U – ★★★☆☆
FilmSpace: The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part; Alita: Battle Angel; Boy Erased
Film critic Calum Cooper looks back on this week’s additional releases, including the delightful follow up to The LEGO Movie, a manga adaptation from Robert Rodriguez and James Cameron, and the well-meaning but unfulfilling Boy Erased.
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part – ★★★★☆
FilmSpace at London Interntional Film Festival: Sorry to Bother You; They'll Love Me When I'm Dead; Ash is Purest White; Wildlife
Film Critic Calum Cooper is in London for the 62nd London Film Festival, where he will be bringing in a series of reviews. This time, a surrealist dark comedy from Boots Reilly, a documentary on Orson Welles, Jia Zhang-ke’s latest feature, and the directorial debut for Paul Dano.
Sorry to Bother You – ★★★★☆