Category: Reviews

[Film review] To Olivia

[Film review] To Olivia

In post–WW II England, children’s writer Roald Dahl (Hugh Bonneville) and his celebrated film-actress wife, Patricia Neal (Keeley Hawes), have ...
[Film review] Operation Mincemeat

[Film review] Operation Mincemeat

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Britain. World War II. 1943. The Allies are preparing to invade Europe through Sicily despite ...
[Film review] To Chiara (A Chiara)

[Film review] To Chiara (A Chiara)

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Claudio (Claudio Rotolo) and Carmela (Carmela Fumo) Guerrasio are preparing for a significant occasion, the ...
Avalanche

AVALANCHE; massive, loose, f’ing awesome pub rock

Avalanche single review by Vince Leigh "They’re f---ing awesome!" This quote from Joel O’Keeffe from fellow esteemed Oz rockers Airbourne ...
LARK says "Hit the road" on the Latin-pop HIT THE RECORD

LARK says “Hit the road” on the Latin-pop HIT THE RECORD

Lark single review by Vince Leigh 2021 saw the emergence of Australian dance-pop provocateur Lark, with the feel-good, RnB exotic ...
You Keep the Kids [Mamá o Papá] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2022

You Keep the Kids [Mamá o Papá] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. Movies about divorce often highlight one or another style of selfishness that at least exacerbates ...
Official Competition [Competencia oficial] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2022

Official Competition [Competencia oficial] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2022

Review by John P. Harvey. On his 80th birthday, tycoon Humberto Suárez (José Luis Gómez) realises that he would like ...
[Film review] Petite Maman

[Film review] Petite Maman

Review by John P. Harvey Odd experiences and intergenerational understanding combine in this warm fable of an eight-year-old girl’s new ...
Youngster CHARLIE MITCHELL hits the spot with the heartfelt EVEN AFTER

Youngster CHARLIE MITCHELL hits the spot with the heartfelt EVEN AFTER

Charlie Mitchell single review by Vince Leigh Narada Michael Walden has worked with some of the biggest names in the ...
[REVIEW] Canberra treasure CJ SHAW launches album "All Sorts"

[REVIEW] Canberra treasure CJ SHAW launches album “All Sorts”

CJ Shaw album launch — Belconnen Arts Centre — Saturday, 2 April 2022 — review by Anthony Plevey Like many ...