Joel Edgerton The Gift

Reviewing Joel Edgerton’s ‘The Gift’

A beautiful young couple move into a beautiful house in the American suburbs. He has a new job and she is working freelance. Everything is perfect, right? The Gift shows us that our past can catch up with us when we least expect it, threatening to unveil secrets and turning everything upside down. Ten years…

By Stuart Greenfield
Amy Winehouse

The Emotional Hangover of Asif Kapadia’s “Amy”

There are times when a film will come along that is constructed and executed in such a way that it lingers in the audience’s minds. It leaves an ‘emotional hangover’ that viewers have to deal with well after the final curtain. The latest documentary film release, Amy, is set to be one of those films.…

By Stuart Greenfield