Brit underdog gets Hollywood makeover.
This movie is a British yarn but it’s Hollywood boilerplate. That’s not to say that it’s 'Americanised’. Well, not exactly, though that depends on what one takes as 'American’. I’m certain that the culturally sensitive may well pick up on the odd...
It’s disappointing that this film doesn’t work to better effect as it has all the ingredients on paper to do so.
Jeremy Brock, writer of 'her majesty Mrs Brown" and 'the last king of Scotland" has this time turned his hand to directing to bring us the British comedy 'driving Lessons". Rupert Grint from Harry Potter fame stars as the shy 17 year old Ben –...
A charming English film... with a twirl.
Set in the North of Thatcher's England during the miners' strike of 1984 this film is reminiscent of Brassed Off and The Full Monty. Billy Elliot (Jamie Bell) is twelve, his mum's died recently and the family – Dad (Gary Lewis) and brother Tony ...