Review: Monsoon

Director: Hong Khaou Stars: Henry Golding, Molly Harris, Parker Sawyers The past meets the present in Hong Khaou's understated second feature, which has this weekend arrived on BBC iPlayer for easy-access viewing; something I'd actively recommend. This bridging of generations isn't new ground for Khaou, whose previous film, 2017's Lilting, found a grieving Ben Whishaw …

Review: Possessor

Director: Brandon Cronenberg Stars: Angela Riseborough, Christopher Abbott, Tuppence Middleton Living and working in the shadow of David Cronenberg might well be a particularly daunting thing, but son Brandon is gamely stepping up to the task and if the world wasn't won over by his suitably vile debut Antiviral back in 2012, it certainly seems more …

Review: Train To Busan presents: Peninsula

Director: Yeon Sang-Ho Stars: Gang Dong-Won, Lee Jung-Hyun, Koo Kyo-Hwan Man, zombie movies hit different during a pandemic I guess. As the UK enters its second government-ordered lockdown, its perhaps inopportune timing for Train to Busan presents: Peninsula to reach our shores, but here we are, making the best of things. Peninsula moves time on …