Tag: John P Harvey

[Film review] Bill Murray, Rashida Jones and Marlon Wayans are ON THE ROCKS but will the comedy float?

[Film review] Bill Murray, Rashida Jones and Marlon Wayans are ON THE ROCKS but will the comedy float?

Review by John P. Harvey The relationship between Laura (Rashida Jones) and her husband, Dean (Marlon Wayans), seems good on ...
[Film review] Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker clash in real-life tale CITY OF LIES

[Film review] Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker clash in real-life tale CITY OF LIES

Review by John P. Harvey In City of Lies, Johnny Depp plays the real-life Russell Poole, an LAPD detective who ...
SAY IT LOUD [Cambio tutto] sees abuse meet a joyride in pure escapism — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

SAY IT LOUD [Cambio tutto] sees abuse meet a joyride in pure escapism — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Review by John P. Harvey In Say It Loud, the heroine, here named Giulia (Valentina Lodovini), has been putting up ...
A desperate, listless group attempts a heist in the twisty-turny GOLDEN MEN [Gli uomini d’oro] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

A desperate, listless group attempts a heist in the twisty-turny GOLDEN MEN [Gli uomini d’oro] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Review by John P. Harvey Shortly before his retirement with plans to live the high life in Costa Rica, armoured-car ...
A simple science-fiction trope makes for a rollicking, original comedy in ONCE UPON A TIME IN BETHLEHEM [Il primo natale] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

A simple science-fiction trope makes for a rollicking, original comedy in ONCE UPON A TIME IN BETHLEHEM [Il primo natale] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Review by John P. Harvey Local priest Valentino (Valentino Picone) has a firm — actually, an immovable — idea of ...
LETS-CLEAN-APP delivers favouritism, corruption, plagiarism, and comedy [Tuttapposto] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

LETS-CLEAN-APP delivers favouritism, corruption, plagiarism, and comedy [Tuttapposto] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Review by John P. Harvey All his life, Roberto (Roberto Lipari) has gone along with how things work, because it ...
Unfolding wonder, mystery, and delight awaits with MY BROTHER CHASES DINOSAURS [Mio fratello rincorre i dinosauri] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Unfolding wonder, mystery, and delight awaits with MY BROTHER CHASES DINOSAURS [Mio fratello rincorre i dinosauri] — St. ALi Italian Film Festival 2020

Review by John P. Harvey When Davide (Alessandro Gassman — Transporter 2; Messy Christmas) and Katia (Isabella Ragonese — The ...
[Film review] Sumptuous views of the Italian countryside and clunky romance await with 'Made in Italy'

[Film review] Sumptuous views of the Italian countryside and clunky romance await with ‘Made in Italy’

Review by John P. Harvey A famous painter, Robert (Liam Neeson), and his young son, Jack (Neeson’s real-life son, Micheál ...
[Film Review] Red Joan

[Film Review] Red Joan

4/5 Red Joan opens by showing us the very ordinary life of long-retired physicist Joan Stanley (Dame Judi Dench) and ...
[Film Review] My Masterpiece [Mi obra maestra]

[Film Review] My Masterpiece [Mi obra maestra]

Four Stars [As part of the Spanish Film Festival 2019 at Palace Electric Cinemas - April–May 2019] My Masterpiece is ...