Somers Town Reviews

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.
July 17, 2009
A small but important film about small but important lives, the latest drama from Shane Meadows further confirms that more people should know about this gifted director.
July 16, 2009
It is proof that there are all sorts of teenage lives going on in Britain, and sometimes, their most magical moments take place on dead-end streets.
July 16, 2009
Like its star, the movie is too short and a little thin but just about perfect.
July 15, 2009
Meadows has made a lovely film about the ability of the imagination to offset the harshness of reality.