Pain And Glory (2019)

Pedro Almodovar. Antonio Banderas. Penelope Cruz. All names that come immediately to mind whenever you are asked to think about the very best in Spanish cinema. Inn my mind, Almodovar’s distinctive, visionary filmmaking has come to be just as recognisable as the likes of Tarantino and Kubrick, with 2006’s Volver ranking among my favourite movies…

Everybody Knows (2018)

You know the drill by now guys. Whenever there is a big Marvel release, Amy side steps the crowds and slips in to a small screen to see something unheralded instead. I wish Brie Larson and Captain Marvel all the best, but honestly, it’s just not my cup of tea! This early 2019 edition of…

Murder On The Orient Express (2017)

I don’t quite know how it has happened, but I have managed to make it to twenty seven years of age without ever having found out the ending of Murder On The Orient Express, one of Agatha Christie’s most celebrated works and one of Hercule Poirot’s most iconic outings. Having successfully (and unwittingly) managed to…