Somers Town Reviews

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November 24, 2011
November 17, 2011
September 17, 2009
Turgoose continues to convince as a kid whose personality wavers daily if not hourly, while Jagiello playfully suggests that Marek is becoming the perfect straight man.
August 28, 2009
Somers Town is a small-scale jewel that will surprise you with its buoyant look at blighted lives.
August 7, 2009
Somers Town is a funny and endearing character comedy whose extra-brief, 70-minute running time proves perfectly adequate for its slender, episodic story.
July 30, 2009
However thin, the story of these rootless youths, estranged from mothers and native cities, has a certain universality and appeal.
November 4, 2018
An amusing tale of new friendships and lust set in and around St Pancras International. This is Meadows' most feel-good outing and a pleasant return to irreverent comedy.
May 6, 2010
Shares a gentle, observant tone with the early films of Ken Loach.
January 14, 2010
A verite touch of observation, Somers Town is kind and airy, a perfect cinematic meal for someone in need of small pleasures, explored through Meadows's undeniable taste in locations and near-masterful work with actors.
October 9, 2009
...Meadows' method of working with improvised scenes shot in long takes gives it a sense of emotional truth which is lacking in many more ambitious films.
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