Billy's Film Reviews.

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

Pawno – 2016

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2016 Directed By: Paul Ireland Written By: Damian Hill Produced By: Paul Ireland, Damian Hill Starring: John Brumpton, Damian Hill, Maeve Dermody Running Time:  89 Minutes The Twelve Faces Of Footscray : Pawno Brilliantly Captures … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rams – 2016

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2016 Directed By: Grímur Hákonarson Written By: Grímur Hákonarson Produced By: Grímar Jónsson Starring: Theódór Júlíusson, Sigurður Sigurjónsson Running Time:  93 Minutes Two Sides Of The Same Króna : Rams … Continue reading

April 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Daughter – 2016

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2016 Directed By: Simon Stone Written By: Simon Stone Produced By: Jan Chapman, Nicole O’Donohue Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Ewen Leslie, Paul Schneider, Miranda Otto Running Time:  97 Minutes Restrained & … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

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 Dressmaker – 2015

★★★ ½ Release: 2015 Directed By: Jocelyn Moorhouse Produced By: Sue Maslin Written By: Jocelyn Moorhouse, P.J. Hogan Starring: Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth, Hugo Weaving Running Time: 118 Minutes Mad Myrtle: Fury Sewed. Cinema … Continue reading

November 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Goodnight Mommy – 2015

★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala Produced By: Ulrich Seidl Written By: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala Starring: Susanne Wuest, Lukas Schwartz, Elias Schwartz Running Time:  99 Minutes Respektieren Sie Ihre Ältesten. Horror films that posses … Continue reading

October 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Akira (1988) – Classic Review

★★★★ ½ Release: 1988 Directed By: Katsuhiro Otomo Produced By: Ryōhei Suzuki, Shunzō Katō Written By: Katsuhiro Otomo (Manga series) Starring: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozumo Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Taro Ishida Running Time: 121 Minutes Landmark Japanimation Proves Influential … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Holding The Man – 2015

★★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Neil Armfield Produced By: Kylie Du Fresne Written By: Tommy Murphy (based upon 1995 novel of the same name) Starring: Ryan Corr, Craig Scott, Anthony LaPaglia, Guy Pearce, Geoffrey Rush … Continue reading

September 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night – 2015

★★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Ana Lily Amirpour Produced By: Justin Begnaud, Sina Sayyah, Elijah Wood Written By: Ana Lily Amirpour Starring: Sheilla Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh Running Time: 101 Minutes Black, White … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Wild Tales – 2014

What do a hijacked plane, an enraged driver, an insane cook, an explosives specialist, an immoral lawyer and a chaotic wedding have in common? Although it sounds like the foundation … Continue reading

June 5, 2015 · Leave a comment