Movie Reviews

25 October 2015

Paper Planes Review

Starring: Ed Oxenbould, Sam Worthington, David Wenham, Ena Imai, Director: Robert Connolly Rating: 3/5 ...

17 October 2015

The Program Review

Starring: Ben Foster, Chris O'Dowd, Lee Pace, Jesse Plemons Director: Stephen Frears Rating: 3/5 ...
3 October 2015

The Walk Review

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon, Ben KIngsley, James Badge Dale Director: Robert Zemeckis Rating: 4/5 We are huge fans of Joseph Gordon-Levitt here at FemaleFirst and he is back on the ...
29 September 2015

Results DVD Review

Starring: Guy Pearce, Cobie Smulders, Kevin Corrigan Director: Andrew Bujalski Rating: 4/5 ...
28 September 2015

Ruth & Alex DVD Review

Starring: Diane Keaton, Morgan Freeman, Cynthia Nixon Director: Richard Loncraine Rating: 4/5 ...
25 September 2015

Life Review

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Dane DeHaan, Ben Kingsley, Joel Edgerton Director: Anton Corbijn Rating: 4/5 Anton Corbijn is one of the most exciting filmmakers around and has already brought us film ...
25 September 2015

99 Homes Review

Starring: Michael Shannon, Andrew Garfield, Laura Dern, Noah Lomax Director: Ramin Bahrani Rating: 4/5 ...
18 September 2015

A Walk In The Woods Review

Starring: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson Director: Ken Kwapis Rating: 2.5/5 Robert Redford is back on the big screen this week as he takes on the role of Bill Bryson in ...
12 September 2015

How To Change The World Review

Director: Jerry Rothwell Rating: 4.5/5 If you are a documentary film fan, 2015 has already been a great year with some wonderful and intriguing movies having hit the big screen. That ...

11 September 2015

Irrational Man Review

Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Jamie Blackley, Parker Posey Director: Woody Allen Rating: 3/5 Woody Allen is one of the most recognisable filmmakers in a career that has spanned decades. ...
4 September 2015

Dope Review

Starring: Shameik Moore, Kiersey Clemons, Tony Revolori, Zoe Kravitz, Chanel Iman Director: Rick Famuyiwa Rating: 4/5 ...

7 August 2015

Manglehorn Review

Starring: David Gordon Green Director: Al Pacino, Holly Hunter, Harmony Korine, Chris Messina Rating: 2.5/5 ...
15 May 2015

Clouds of Sils Maria Review

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloe Grace Moretz Director: Olivier Assayas Rating: 4/5 ...

24 April 2015

The Falling Review

Starring: Maisie Williams, Florence Pugh, Maxine Peake Director: Carol Morley Rating: 4/5 Carol Morley is one of the most exciting British directors around and has moved comfortably between documentary and live action ...

11 April 2015

Drone Review

Director: Tonje Hessen Schei Rating: 4/5 We have already been treated to a whole host of terrific documentary movies so far this year, and Drone is another that isn't to ...

4 April 2015

The Dark Horse Review

Starring: Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrance Director: James Napier Robertson Rating: 4/5 ...

3 April 2015

Kidnapping Freddy Heineken Review

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Jim Sturgess, Sam Worthington Director: Daniel Alfredson Rating: 2/5 ...

22 August 2013

Elysium Review

Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Alice Braga, Sharlto Copley Director: Neill Blomkamp Rating: 4/5 Elysium is one of the most anticipated films of the year as it sees Neil Blomkamp return to the ...
26 April 2013

Bernie Review

Starring: Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, Matthew McConaughey Director: Richard LinklaterRating:  4/5 It has been a while since we have seen Jack Black on the big screen but this week he is ...
24 April 2013

Iron Man 3 Review

Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce Director: Shane Black Rating: 4.5/5 It was back in 2010 when we were last treated to an Iron Man movie but ...
21 April 2013

Promised Land Review

Starring: Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Frances McDormand, Rosemarie DeWitt, Hal HolbrookDirector: Gus Van SantRating: 3/5 Matt Damon has already won an Oscar for his writing skills when he teamed up with ...
20 April 2013

Olympus Has Fallen Review

Starring: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Angela BassettDirector: Antoine FuquaRating: 3.5/5 Now I have to admit that I am not a big fan of Gerard Butler in all of these ...
28 February 2013

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Review

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Jeremy Renner, Famke Janssen Director: Tommy WirkolaRating: 3.5/5 Tommy Wirkola grabbed everyone’s attention a couple of years ago when he helmed the fantastic Dead Snow - an over ...
24 February 2013

Lore Review

Starring: Saskia Rosendahl, Kai Malina, Ursina Lardi, Nele Trebs Director: Cate Shortland Rating: 3.5/5 Lore is a film that lit up the festival circuit last year and now Cate Shortland’s latest film has ...