Jake Lacy

Film Review: Their Finest (UK, 2016) is a consistent delight from beginning to end

April 17, 2017

Lone Scherfig is a filmmaker who has always frustrated me, delivering a mixed bag of films amongst her career. Her Dutch films were great, but apart from An Education, her films were ultimately flops, especially the turgid One Day. So I have to admit that I wasn’t looking forward to Their Finest, but when I […]

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Film Review: Carol (M) (UK/USA, 2015)

January 11, 2016

Carol may look like a film set in the 1950’s but it feels far more modern than its exterior appears. A slow burning love story that refuses to end on a tragic note, performed by two exceptional leads that doesn’t require any loud professions about sexuality or equality or feminism to make its point. We […]

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