Martin Campbell

A provocative television series is dumbed down into a revenge thriller.
Put simply, the original Edge of Darkness, a BBC mini-series from 1985, is a small screen masterpiece. Written by Troy Kennedy Martin and directed by Martin Campbell it combined the personal and political in damning, resonant ways, catching the...
Dim DC comic adaptation fails to fly.
Green Lantern is not so much disappointing as simply not there. Despite the obvious expense, this screen adaptation of the veteran DC Comics superhero plays like a test-run, a rehearsal waiting to be fleshed out with a sense of individuality, a...
Ultimately this is another Hollywood package, a series of quite impressive action sequences sewn together with all the elements the marketing experts think we might like.
The Mask of Zorro combines a number of disparate talents – firstly there's Antonio Banderas who's achieved fame as a heartthrob around the world without having starred in a single majorly successful American movie. In this he's centre stage as a...
Let`s start 24,000 feet up - human beings` vertical limit. Above that we can`t survive, not for long anyway. Which is why climbing mountains like K2 the second highest in the world is pretty risky......Peter Garrett - Chris O`Donnell - is...