David Butcher

David Butcher
David Butcher's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Radio Times
Publications: Radio Times

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
92% Reclaiming Amy (2021) Good luck finishing this in one piece. Marina Parker's film does a moving job of bringing a new perspective to Amy Winehouse's story, showing us the Amy that family and close friends knew. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2021
100% Offended by Irvine Welsh (2020) Irvine Welsh brings his cosh to the culture wars for this brisk look at giving and taking offense. As he explores provocative art, comedy and fiction, it would take an iron constitution not to be offended by something he looks at: that's the point. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2020
4/5 87% All the Way (2016) It's a reworking of an acclaimed Broadway play, for which Cranston won a Tony award, and his performance ignites what might otherwise be one of those solid, reverential American history lessons. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2020
100% The Life and Times of Captain Sir Tom (2020) An engaging life story, which he tells here with a twinkle in his eye. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2020
100% Alastair Campbell: Depression and Me (2019) The combination of bluff scepticism and emotional intelligence makes him an excellent guide through a tough subject, even if in the end it is something as simple as a jam jar that brings a breakthrough. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
100% Escape From Dubai: The Mystery of the Missing Princess (2018) The film also asks if the image of Dubai being sold to the public, of winter sunshine and luxury hotels, is hiding a brutal dictatorship of human rights abuses. - Radio Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019