Posts Tagged ‘helena bonham carter’
Alice Through the Looking Glass - featured

Alice Through the Looking Glass

An unexpectedly pretty penny, "Alice Through the Looking Glass" surpasses its predecessor by cogitating on Lewis Carroll's characters and dizzying world.
Suffragette - featured


A well-intentioned film that jumps through the tropes of the "inspiring historical drama" genre 1-2-3.

Cinderella - lede


"Cinderella" manages to honor the tradition of the classic animated film while adding layers of modernity and complexity.
Cinderella - lede


"Cinderella" discovers the magic that other recent live-action adaptations of animated fairy-tale classics have lacked.

Great Expectations - inside

Great Expectations

Dickens' dusty tome finds new life in this ravishing adaptation about an orphan pushed and pulled into high society.
BFF zero - inside

British Film Focus

Terry Gilliam's new film, a hardcore British prison drama and Tom Hardy does "Phone Booth" in a car

LoneRanger Inside

The Lone Ranger

Disney’s feeble attempt at recapturing the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise magic feels more like a beaten dead horse than a rip-roaring good time.
Great Expectations - inside

Great Expectations

Blessed with ravishingly good performances and a smart distilling of Charles Dickens' novel, "Great Expectations" is the adaptation that surprises.