Sunday Times (UK)
"You know you have just witnessed a good musical when you leave the theatre or cinema with one, or more, of its songs still ringing in your head.... But after seeing Chicago, I did not whistle or tap my way home. "
The Artist (2011)
Shrek 2 (2004)
I, Anna ()
Valentine's Day (2010)
The Road (2009)
Treeless Mountain (2009)
"Despite their supposed cleverness, all the candidates here make mistakes that would be avoided by anybody with even the slightest knowledge of how these situations usually pan out in movies, and the whole thing gets very silly by the end. "
Fireball (Muay Thai Dunk) (2009)
Mugabe and the White African (2010)
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)
Dogging: A Love Story (2009)
Nowhere Boy (2010)
"Taylor-Wood has opted for a natural realism, free of arty flourishes - a style as sensible and conservative as Aunt Mimi. She is happy to provide a canvas on which her talented cast can shine, and they do. "
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
"Newcomers to Ozu must be prepared for a rigidly controlled work with no mobile-camera shots. This style elegantly frames the delicate performances, which in turn do justice to the wisdom and compassion of Ozu's view of life. "
Okuribito (Departures) (2009)
The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Me and Orson Welles (2009)
The Merry Gentleman (2009)
"If you know the novel, you're likely to feel that something has been lost here; if you don't, you still have the film's monotonous pacing to contend with. Still, Jacobs has directed an intelligent, intriguing drama. "
The Box (2009)
Planet 51 (2009)
"It's a plodding film in its storytelling, but with a sensitive attitude to its subject. In its best moments, it simply wonders at the rapturous state in which this devout Christian creates her art. "
Mr. Right (2006)
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Bunny and the Bull (2011)
Paranormal Activity (2009)
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
A Serious Man (2009)
Paper Heart (2009)
Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009)
Love Exposure (2011)
Dead Man Running (2009)
"If Guy Ritchie lost interest while making another cockney-geezer caper and tried to get himself sacked by deliberately turning in half-hearted work, the result of his non-efforts might look something like this film. "
Tales from the Golden Age (2011)
An Education (2009)