Tag Archives: Helena Bonham Carter

Cinema Review – Suffragette

In London of 1912, Maud Watts (Carey Mulligan) finds herself drawn out of her quiet life with her husband and child, and into the struggle of the women campaigning for the vote, and in the process, loses everything. Continue reading

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JDIFF Review – Cinderella

In this new take on the classic fairy tale, Cinderella (Lily James) always tries to ‘have courage, and be kind’, as per her mother’s dying wish, but never has kindness shown to her by her wicked stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her stepsisters. Cinderella gets her moment for joy, however, when she meets her fairy godmother (Helena Bonham Carter). Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet

T.S. Spivet (Kyle Catlett) is as young and prodigious as the title of the film would have you expect, when he is named as the recipient of an award at the Smithsonian Institute, T.S. leaves his family behind in rural Montana, and journeys cross country to accept his award. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Lone Ranger

In this origins story, John Reid (Armie Hammer) takes on the mantle of the Lone Ranger when Butch Cavendish (William Fitchner) and his crew ambush, and brutally murder Reid’s brother. Reid joins forces with an odd but insightful Native American Tonto (Johnny Depp) in his quest for justice. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Frankenweenie

When his beloved dog dies, Victor (Charlie Tahan) turns to science to bring his best friend back. However, Victor soon learns that his actions have some unexpected consequences. Continue reading

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Trailer Talk: Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows is the new film from Tim Burton, and it stars all of his favourite actors including Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter. The film is based on the cult TV sitcom and is due for release this May. Continue reading

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