Category: Reviews

City street with apartment block in the background. Across the image is the word, "Summertime" in red capital letters.

ASIM I.I. – Summertime

BMA Single Review by Vince Leigh Asim I.I., the emerging hip-hop artist hailing from Brooklyn, New York, has unleashed his ...
[Film review] <em>What’s Love Got to Do With It?</em>

[Film review] What’s Love Got to Do With It?

Review by John P. Harvey. The long-time close friendship of young neighbours Zoe (Lily James) and Kaz (Shazad Latif) takes ...
[Film review] Babylon

[Film review] Babylon

Review by John P. Harvey. In Babylon, we follow the fortunes of three protagonists, each with special talents and special ...
[Film review] My Old School

[Film review] My Old School

Review by John P. Harvey. What My Old School reveals inch by inch is a student’s extraordinary ability to practise ...
[Film review] Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre

[Film review] Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre

Review by John P. Harvey. When British Intelligence learns that infamous high-stakes international arms dealer Greg Simmonds (Hugh Grant) is ...
[Film review] The Amazing Maurice

[Film review] The Amazing Maurice

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Keith (Himesh Patel), a shy dreamer with great musical talent, along with his talking cat ...
[Film review] I Wanna Dance With Somebody

[Film review] I Wanna Dance With Somebody

Review by John P. Harvey. When legendary recording mogul Clive Davis first heard Whitney Houston sing, he spontaneously commented to ...
Circus of Illusion — Boyd Productions — Canberra Theatre, 14–15 January 2023

Circus of Illusion — Boyd Productions — Canberra Theatre, 14–15 January 2023

Review by John P. Harvey. Flamboyant and often dramatic, Circus of Illusion mimicked the experience of the big top and managed to ...
[Film review] The Fabelmans

[Film review] The Fabelmans

Review by John P. Harvey. In the early 1960s, the young Sam Fabelman (Mateo Zoryan) discovers the ability of cinema ...
[Film review] Marcel: The Shell With Shoes On

[Film review] Marcel: The Shell With Shoes On

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Marcel (Jenny Slate), a young shell, lives with his grandmother, Connie (Isabella Rossellini), in a ...