Big Game

The film banks on Samuel L. Jackson doing his thing as the President of the United States, but his characterisation proves unappealing. Various other aspects of the movie contribute to it being a missed opportunity.

Child 44

Child 44 captures the terror of the Stalinist era with a strong performance from Hardy, but lacks authenticity.


All the elements are in place, but Cinderella is an old tale in a new dress and slippers, with little that's new or fresh.

The Gunman

Senn Penn tries to pull a Neeson with The Gunman, but lightning doesn't quite strike twice for Taken director Pierre Morel.