Cinema Review Archive: February 2009


Recently opened in France, the latest film from François Ozon sees the director head off in a surprising direction, but retaining a familiar sense of subversion. Noel Megahey reviews.

35 Shots of Rum (35 rhums)

Claire Denis channels the spirit of Ozu in her latest film, just released theatrically in France. Noel Megahey pops over to check it out.

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Two young women, a romantic city, the guy from No Country for Old Men and Woody Allen at the helm - ...

Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The

David Fincher puts Brad Pitt into reverse gear for this special effects-laden extravaganza - a strong candidate for most talked-about movie of 2009. Roger Keen reviews.

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

Are Nick and Norah the Romeo and Juliet of the iPod generation? Luke McNaney plugs in his headphones and finds out. Kick out the jams!