TRUE THINGS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Harry Wootliff Stars: Ruth Wilson, Tom Burke, Hayley Squires. The sophomore feature for director Harry Wootliff, following 2018’s Only You.   Kate (played by Ruth Wilson, who also produced the film alongside Jude Law) is a self-destructive woman in her early thirties who works as a clerk in a government welfare office. She is insecure, lonely, and a little bored with her workplace and her dead-end job; she often arrives late, has a poor attitude towards her boss and is often sarcastic. But when she interviews ex-convict Continue reading

LOCKE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Steven Knight Stars: Tom Hardy, voices of Olivia Colman, Ben Daniels, Andrew Scott, Ruth Wilson, Tom Halland. It takes a compelling solo presence on screen to hold the audiences attention for the duration of a film. Recently Robert Redford did just that in the engaging drama All Is Lost, and before that Ryan Reynolds similarly held us in suspense as a man buried alive in the 2010 thriller Buried. And now it is the turn of Tom Hardy (Bronson, The Dark Knight Rises, etc) who is charged with the task of holding us enthralled on screen in Continue reading