Results tagged “films”

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Eagle-eyed film fans could well spot one of Greenwich's architectural gems in this season's new releases.

The twin-domed Old Royal Naval College, designed by Sir Christopher Wren, was the backdrop for three flicks soon to be shown on the big screen.

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Ex Machina
(15) 108mins
★★★✩✩

Writer Alex Garland makes an assured debut behind the camera in make-you-think flick Ex Machina.

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Memphis
75mins
★✩✩✩✩

A stunned silence after a film screening can often be a good thing, but the shock that follows a showing of Memphis definitely isn't.

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The One I Love
91mins
★★★★✩

The One I Love truly is the holy grail of indie filmmaking. With a minuscule budget, only three actors and one main location, newcomer director Charlie McDowell has delivered a tightly-plotted surreal thriller which you'll want to visit again and again.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel
(15) 100mins
★★★★✩

Director Wes Anderson often creates films that inspire admiration rather than love. They are products of the intellect, not unruly effusions of the heart.