Cinema Review Archive: August 2011

Troll Hunter

Norwegian smash hit and festival favourite finally makes it to UK screens....

Lonely Place to Die, A

Melissa George gets more than she bargained for in the Highlands in this uneven thriller....

Fright Night

Another horror remake rolls off the conveyor belt. Should we sharpen the stakes?...

Skin I Live In, The

An obsessed scientist works on a horrific project in the latest film from Pedro Almodóvar

Cowboys & Aliens

It's The Wild Wild West Part 2, as the sci-fi and western genres mix with dubious results. ...

Super 8

Steven Spielberg and J.J. Abrams come together for a nostalgic slice of alien activity on Earth....

Final Destination 5

Death's back and it's better than ever....

In A Better World

Susanne Bier's powerful Danish drama, winner of Best Foreign Film at the 2011 Oscars.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Simian shenanigans ahoy as those damn dirty apes return to torment humanity....

Big Picture, The

Romain Duris stars as a man forced to create a new identity for himself in Eric Lartigau's French thriller.

Sarah's Key

Kristin Scott Thomas stars as a journalist who uncovers a horrifying story related to the Holocaust.

Tree, The

A family struggle against adversity in the Australian outback, protected by their father in the tree.