Billy's Film Reviews.

A series of film reviews and opinion pieces from a film student and all round movie lover! Happy reading!

Son Of Saul – 2015

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: László Nemes Written By: László Nemes, Clara Royer Produced By: Gábor Sipos, Gábor Rajna Starring: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár Running Time: 107 Minutes A Powerful, Brave … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Lady In The Van – 2015

★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: Nicholas Hytner Written By: Alan Bennett Produced By: Nicholas Hytner, Damian Jones, Kevin Loader Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam … Continue reading

March 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Billy’s Best Films of 2015

In a year that feels to have passed by within the blink of an eye, we have been incredibly lucky when it came to what was on offer throughout 2015. … Continue reading

March 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

OSCAR Predictions 2016

2015 was a strange year in film and it shows in the nominees list for The Oscars. For example, this year, unlike others, the list of films in the running for … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brooklyn – 2015

★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: John Crowley Produced By: Finola Dwyer,  Amanda Posey Written By: Nick Hornby Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domnhall Gleeson Running Time: 112 Minutes Home & Away: Brooklyn Defines the Meaning of … Continue reading

February 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Room – 2015

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: Lenny Abrahamson Written By: Emma Donoghue (Novel & Screenplay) Produced By: Ed Guiney, David Gross Starring: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Joan Allen Running Time: 117 Minutes Four Walls, Washbasin, … Continue reading

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anomalisa – 2015

★★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman Produced By: Rosa Tran, Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman, Dino Stamatopoulos Written By: Charlie Kaufman Starring: David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan Running Time: 90 Minutes Poetry … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Steve Jobs – 2015

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: Danny Boyle Produced By: Scott Rudin, Danny Boyle, Guymon Casady, Benard Bellew, Chrsitian Colson, Mark Gordon Written By: Aaron Sorkin Starring: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels Running Time: … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Stanford Prison Experiment – 2015

★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: Kyle Patrick Alvarez Produced By: Brent Emery, Lizzie Friedman, Karen Lauder, Greg Little, Christopher McQuarrie Written By: Tim Talbott Starring: Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller, Olivia Thirlby, Logan Miller, Nelsan Miller … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Danish Girl – 2015

★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Tom Hooper Produced By: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Anne Harrison, Tom Hooper, Gail Mutrux Written By: Lucinda Coxon (Screenplay), David Ebershoff (Novel) Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Matthias Schoenaerts Running … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 · Leave a comment