Steve McQueen (no not that one) is clearly a director who is comfortable with making people uncomfortable. In his second collaboration with Michael Fassbender after their powerful IRA drama Hunger, now with Shame they tackle the subject of addiction. There are countless films about drugs and alcoholism but significantly less about the problem of sexual … Continue reading

War Horse

It may seem a stretch to believe that a war story based on the experiences of a horse could capture the attention of an audience but not only has it made a successful novel and subsequent West-End show, it now appears that it can work just as effectively in film format. Adapted for the screen … Continue reading