In The Tall Grass

As a part of Netflix’s increasingly spooky October releases, this week sees the arrival of In The Tall Grass, an adaptation of the novella by the increasingly favoured horror master Stephen King...

The Goldfinch

“Maybe sometimes good can come from bad”: the closing lines of The Goldfinch could become an ironic ode to the film itself. Panned by critics and with one of the worst openings of all...

Booksmart

Initial reviews of this film called it the female Superbad; but far from Superbad’s deprecating masculinity, the female duo at the heart of Booksmart celebrate both themselves and each other in an...

Defending the Guilty

Based on the book of the same name by barrister Alex McBride, Defending the Guilty is a BBC2 comedy that shows us a very different side to British criminal law, rooted in absurd and blunt realities...

The Dead Don’t Die

The Dead Don’t Die, having received mixed reviews, is the most recent addition to American horror comedy: a genre dominated largely by Ruben Fleischer’s 2009 debut, Zombieland. The film has...