Elle (Cert 18) 1 Disc (Distributor: Lionsgate) Running time: 131 minutes approx. Some film directors have reputations that precede them and when you learn that they are tackling a certain subject, alarm bells start to ring - like Dutch provocateur Paul Verhoeven subversive psychological character study is based on Philippe Djian’s novel Oh... looking at … Continue reading Elle

Bright Days Ahead (Les beaux jours)

Bright Days Ahead (Les beaux jours) France (2013) Dir. Marion Vernoux Paris may be the City Of Love but, if French cinema is to be believed, it also the epicentre of adultery and infidelity. Many a great romantic drama or the occasional comedy, has seen our Gallic neighbours failing to keep it in the family … Continue reading Bright Days Ahead (Les beaux jours)