Tag: drama

‘Peterloo’ Highlights The Cold Reality of Class Warfare

Wars tend to keep going, long after our soldiers have come home… Writer/Director Mike Leigh returns with Peterloo; an undeniably fascinating piece of bloody history that is compelling to watch but tries too hard to play like a Shakespearean tragedy…

‘Mid 90’s’ Reminds Us Of The Chaotic Angst Of Youth

The torment of youth can take you to some places a little earlier then you should… This debut from writer/director Jonah Hill (I know we were surprised to) entitled Mid 90’s is a thoughtful, well crafted and intense look at…

‘On Chesil Beach’ Can’t Sustain The Passion It Aspires To

Compatibility is a tricky business, even on the best of days, like your wedding… It  is  summer  1962,  and  England  is  still  a  year  away  from  huge  social  changes: Beatlemania, the sexual revolution and the Swinging Sixties.  This is when…