Jenny Desborough

Jenny Desborough
Jenny Desborough's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Daily Mirror (UK) Daily Express (UK)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 87% Shirley (2020) Decker's style of creating ominous tension while using soft focus lenses adds to the sense of danger and uncertainty which Shirley poses, almost as if trying to recreate one of the author's novels themselves. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2020
5/5 97% Saint Maud (2020) Glass makes a stunning debut as she shows a woman escaping the shame of her past and dealing with the loneliness of her present by attempting to shape the future, with devastating consequences. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2020
4/5 89% Kajillionaire (2020) For those who love a quirky comedy, this is definitely one to see. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2020
5/5 90% Supernova (2020) All in all, this simple, heartbreaking tale of love will leave you blubbering in your seat, yet hopeful of the way we, as mere humans in a vast supernova, are able to love. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2020
3/5 77% Doctor Sleep (2019) Eventually even the biggest Stephen King fans may find themselves checking their watch and worrying about whether they can make it to the Overlook without a loo break. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2019
5/5 90% The Lighthouse (2019) Leave two men on an island together, and things will likely become fraught very quickly - and this film takes that to a whole new level. - Daily Express (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2019
5/5 89% Benjamin (2020) A hilariously knowing tale of love, identity, and monks. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
5/5 88% A Private War (2018) While the idea of a biopic about a journalist may not appeal to many, A Private War does something spectacularly different with the genre which keeps the audience on the edge of their seats... - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2018
3/5 66% Peterloo (2019) There are some truly harrowing moments of shock, slightly sullied with some on the nose dialogue, but ultimately this story captures the political fever of the time and how that can so easily translate in a modern context. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
4/5 92% Wild Rose (2019) Jessie Buckley gives a stand-out performance in Wild Rose, an identity story about choice, sacrifice, and knowing who you really are. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
4/5 65% Suspiria (2018) Luca Guadagnino's Suspiria has turned the horror genre on its head, with powerful women at the centre of a suspenseful, twisted story. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
4/5 99% They Shall Not Grow Old (2019) Jackson's film is a true testament to those who fought valiantly in the war, and will do those who narrate and those to whom he dedicates his film, entirely proud. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
4/5 65% The Little Stranger (2018) The film is subtle and slow moving, with director Lenny Abrahamson using a soft lens to give the period piece an air of Gothic mystery as the atmosphere grows more tense and unnerving. - Daily Mirror (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018