Simon Brew

Dear Evan Hansen review: ‘Hard to know what the filmmakers were aiming for’
Film

Dear Evan Hansen review: ‘Hard to know what the filmmakers were aiming for’

Respect review: Jennifer Hudson is sensational as Aretha Franklin
Film

Respect review: Jennifer Hudson is sensational as Aretha Franklin

The Last Letter from Your Lover review: a solid story with a strong casting
Film

The Last Letter from Your Lover review: a solid story with a strong casting

Mosley: An engaging documentary that tickles around the rough edges
Film

Mosley: An engaging documentary that tickles around the rough edges

Supernova review: An unfussy, careful, utterly engaging drama
Film

Supernova review: An unfussy, careful, utterly engaging drama

Dream Horse review: straightforward, unfussy but full of charm
Film

Dream Horse review: straightforward, unfussy but full of charm

Manchester United documentaries face off in end-of-season friendly
TV

Manchester United documentaries face off in end-of-season friendly

The best films to watch when cinemas reopen in May
Film

The best films to watch when cinemas reopen in May

H Is For Happiness: A film with its heart utterly on its sleeve
Film

H Is For Happiness: A film with its heart utterly on its sleeve

The Owners: Horror that doesn’t hold back
Film

The Owners: Horror that doesn’t hold back

The Ghost Of Peter Sellers: ‘One of history’s most infuriating film stars’
Film

The Ghost Of Peter Sellers: ‘One of history’s most infuriating film stars’

Coronavirus, James Bond and the challenge for the movie industry
Film

Coronavirus, James Bond and the challenge for the movie industry

Event cinema: a growing pot of gold
Film

Event cinema: a growing pot of gold

Review: Knives Out is a blade of glory for Rian Johnson
Film

Review: Knives Out is a blade of glory for Rian Johnson

Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen shine in The Good Liar
Film

Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen shine in The Good Liar

It (Chapter Two) isn’t all that
Film

It (Chapter Two) isn’t all that

Kristen Stewart’s performance in JT LeRoy is no hoax
Film

Kristen Stewart’s performance in JT LeRoy is no hoax

Spider-Man: Far From Home is losing the thread
Film

Spider-Man: Far From Home is losing the thread

Diego Maradona review: A fascinating glimpse into the enigma of Maradona
Film

Diego Maradona review: A fascinating glimpse into the enigma of Maradona

‘In the Realm of Perfection’ review – A fascinating dissection of filmmaking
Film

‘In the Realm of Perfection’ review – A fascinating dissection of filmmaking

‘Wild Rose’ review – Jessie Buckley blossoms in winning British comedy-drama
Film

‘Wild Rose’ review – Jessie Buckley blossoms in winning British comedy-drama

‘Minding The Gap’ is a candidly moving document of real young lives
Film

‘Minding The Gap’ is a candidly moving document of real young lives

Fighting With My Family review – wrestling-themed sibling drama smackdown
Film

Fighting With My Family review – wrestling-themed sibling drama smackdown

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ review – unfairly eclipsed by ‘Moonlight’
Film

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ review – unfairly eclipsed by ‘Moonlight’

Yo ho ho how about some more exciting film scheduling at Christmas please?
Film

Yo ho ho how about some more exciting film scheduling at Christmas please?