Edinburgh Cinema

Edinburgh’s cinemas have their own, different feel. When I visit them, I’ll be writing about both the film and the place, giving you the organic experience. Film critics on the big scale can’t really cater for this, so I hope my reviews bring something extra in this respect.

July 15, 2018

The First Purge

  The First Purge A dystopian near-future with America under the control of white supremacists,…
July 08, 2018

Sicario 2: Soldado

  Sicario 2: Soldado Islamist terror meets drug cartels and Mexican immigration: thus, does Sicario…
July 01, 2018

I Don't Feel At Home In This World Anymore

  I Don't Feel At Home In This World Anymore (Netflix) My flatmate's been out…
July 01, 2018

Miss Maria, Skirting the Mountain

Miss Maria, Skirting the Mountain (Edinburgh Film Fesitval) As a snapshot of what it is…
June 09, 2018

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Darker and more disturbing than any Jurassic Park film before, Jurassic…
June 03, 2018

The Breadwinner

  The Breadwinner Afghanistan. The Taliban. A youthful female protagonist, gender-bending for the sake of…
May 27, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story

  Solo: A Star Wars Story Growing up as a Star Wars fanatic, my favourite…
May 13, 2018

Lean On Pete

Lean On Pete (on at Edinburgh Filmhouse) Patriarchy and capitalism both take a beating in…