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67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

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Cherry Tree Lane Reviews

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Ed Whitfield
The Ooh Tray

... A technically proficient and psychologically aware piece of class baiting ...

Full Review Source: The Ooh Tray

June 30, 2011
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Slickly made but ultimately pointless, this film is rescued by skillful direction and excellent actors who invest a fearless authenticity into their roles. It's just a shame that there's nothing very meaningful beneath the surface.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 2.5/5

September 9, 2010
Neil Smith
Total Film

A gruelling suspenser told in real time, flecked with a darkly comic sensibility and a smattering of class-war critique.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 4/5

September 9, 2010
Damon Wise
Empire Magazine

Taut, tightly-plotted and at times confronting, it'll have you gripping the arm of your seat and double-locking the door.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

September 5, 2010
Matthew Turner

Impressively directed, superbly acted thriller that's both suspenseful and horrifying, though the decision to keep all the violence offscreen won't work for everyone.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

September 4, 2010
Anthony Quinn

Its suggestion of a conscienceless underclass will be as a red rag to more conservative souls, but you suspect Williams won't care. He's becoming a real player in the cinema of ordeal.

Full Review Source: Independent | Original Score: 3/5

September 3, 2010
Peter Bradshaw

If Michael Haneke were drafted in to direct an EastEnders Christmas special, it might look like this raw, no-budget, home-invasion nightmare.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 3/5

September 2, 2010
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

Offers little but secondhand platitudes on the dehumanising effects of violence while proving that the generation gap is as wide as ever.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 2/5

September 2, 2010
Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

...bringing vastly different classes and generations into explosive collision, and utterly unsettling the bourgeois norms of a society that prefers to keep its problems on the other side of the door.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies

September 2, 2010
David Gritten
Daily Telegraph

Deeply unpleasant, tightly scripted and well executed...

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph | Original Score: 2/5

September 2, 2010
Stella Papamichael
Radio Times

Williams is able to create an unsettling atmosphere with simple sound effects, but he fails to provide a convincing context for the extreme antisocial behaviour.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 2/5

September 2, 2010
Stella Papamichael
Digital Spy

If Williams has something important to say about hoodie culture, it's sadly lost in the haze of pot smoke.

Full Review Source: Digital Spy | Original Score: 2/5

September 1, 2010
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Good playing and powerful film-making make Cherry Tree Lane distinctive.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 3/5

September 1, 2010
Nigel Andrews
Financial Times

The grim comedy keeps coming and the laughter keeps dying in our throats.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 4/5

September 1, 2010
Robbie Collin
News of the World

Combining top-notch craft and strong performances across the board, particularly from the younger cast members, Cherry Tree Lane is indie filmmaking done very, very right.

Full Review Source: News of the World | Original Score: 4/5

September 1, 2010
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

January 24, 2012

AV Club
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Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: B-

January 24, 2012

Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2.5/5

January 24, 2012
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

January 24, 2012
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 3/4

January 24, 2012
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