Beth Grant

A mature and superbly crafted drama.
Often it takes a while for an exceptional acting performance to creep up on us, but the greatness of Jeff Bridges' lead performance as a washed-up country singer in Crazy Heart announces itself from the opening scene. A grizzled-looking, bearded...
The Rookie refers to Jim Morris, Dennis Quaid, who well into this thirties became a 'rookie', or newcomer to major league baseball. As a child, moving around the country with his family, (his father, Brian Cox, was in naval recruiting), Jim never...
An excellent film that defies genre and keeps you guessing to the end.
From big action movies like Black Hawk Down and Gladiator director Ridley Scott moves into more intimate territory with Matchstick Men.