Room is a minor masterpiece in microcosm with two miraculous performances

4.5 Stars (4.5 / 5)


We take a lot for granted out in the world.

It’s full of space and objects, enough so that we can overlook just how much “thingness” there is to our everyday existence. Imagine a world then of only ten feet by ten feet, a world where every item has a sense of permanency to it: Bed, Wardrobe, Skylight.…

Let’s be Frank: this indie dramedy has an identity crisis

3.5 Stars (3.5 / 5)


It’s a bit of a contradiction when you walk into a film with no idea of what to expect and walk out somehow disappointed.

This is certainly true in the case of Frank, a quirky little indie dramedy from director Lenny Abrahamson.…