Third Star Reviews

June 24, 2011
As road trips go, this one travels far and travels well.
May 18, 2011
The script is too full of events and outbursts for it truly to convince, but the actors bring charm to the film and director Hattie Dalton has a pleasingly light touch.
August 3, 2017
Third Star is a brilliant, heart-warming film. It is written, directed and filmed beautifully.
May 24, 2011
Underneath Third Star's classy cladding, which camouflages its maudlin streak and conventional melodramatic underpinnings, there lies a TV movie first and last.
May 23, 2011
Dalton, a Bafta-winning short filmmaker, ensures everything looks pleasant and polished enough, but there's very little here that stands out.
May 23, 2011
Rather familiar and predictable, though not dislikable.
May 20, 2011
All of this feels a little too pat and obvious until we edge towards a lump-in-the-throat finale with an emotional wallop absent from the predictability of the previous scenes.
May 20, 2011
This beautifully shot and finely acted drama will struggle to find an audience simply because its subject matter is ultimately so dark
May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011
It's an hour-and a-half of nothing.