Category: Reviews

[Film review] Promising Young Woman

[Film review] Promising Young Woman

Review by John P. Harvey. Having dropped her medical studies seven years earlier, Cassie (Carey Mulligan) waitresses in a café ...
[Film review] Wonder Woman 1984

[Film review] Wonder Woman 1984

Review by John P. Harvey. The ageless Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) encounters a godly artefact at the Smithsonian in 1984 ...
[Film review] Summerland

[Film review] Summerland

Review by John P. Harvey. Of the children evacuated from London during the Blitz of WWII, some are allocated temporary ...
[Film review] A Call to Spy

[Film review] A Call to Spy

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. In 1940 Britain, Prime Minister Winston Churchill instigated the creation of a secret wartime organisation, ...
[Film review] How to Be a Good Wife

[Film review] How to Be a Good Wife

Review by John P. Harvey. It is 1968, and Paulette (Juliette Binoche — Chocolat), along with her husband, Robert (François ...
[Film review] Corpus Christi

[Film review] Corpus Christi

Review by John P. Harvey. In juvenile detention, Daniel (Bartosz Bielenia) has been bitten by religion under the auspices of ...
[Film review] The Witches

[Film review] The Witches

Review by John P. Harvey. Orphaned in a car accident at the age of eight, our unnamed hero (Jahzir Bruno) ...
Human Nature @ Canberra Theatre, 21 December 2020

Human Nature @ Canberra Theatre, 21 December 2020

Review by John P. Harvey. People seem to have a long memory for bands that give them joy. Human Nature’s ...
[Film review] Radioactive

[Film review] Radioactive

Review by John P. Harvey. Occasionally the adventure of scientific discovery can rival science fiction for the possibilities it suggests ...
[Film review] In the Name of the Land [Au nom de la terre]

[Film review] In the Name of the Land [Au nom de la terre]

Review by John P. Harvey. Guillaume Canet (Sink or Swim) stars as Pierre, a cocksure farmer unwilling to heed advice ...