Film reviews

Film Review: Kon-Tiki

Film Review: Kon-Tiki

In cinemas 19 December 2014. A Norwegian man decides that the only way to prove his theory that French Polynesia was originally populated by Ancient Peruvians from the east and not from the west is to build a raft using only the raw materials that were available 1500 years ago and then recreate the journey.

Film Review: Mr. Turner

Film Review: Mr. Turner

Another instalment in a successful series of long-term collaborations between a director and an actor is always something to look forward to. Mr. Turner puts Timothy Spall back in front of Mike Leigh’s camera as the early 19th Century romantic painter J.M.W. Turner, spanning several years towards the end of the painter’s life. In cinemas 31 October 2014.