Wild Rose is a fictitious musical Drama that follows Rose-Lynn Harlan (Jessie Buckley: Beast) a country-obsessed Glaswegian bursting with raw talent. She dreams of becoming a Nashville star but is tied down with unwanted responsibilities. The film begins with her fresh release from prison where her short temper and feistiness quickly reveal themselves. Instead of reuniting […]
Hard-edged but beautiful, Capernaum is a harrowing film from Nadine Labaki that fizzes with anger and contemplates with care. It's a superbly directed and wonderfully acted story about robbed childhood has stayed with me since I first saw it.
Thanks to two storming performances and an empathetic camera from Marielle Heller Can You Ever Forgive Me? triumphs as this year's best dramedy. It knows when to have claws and when to retract them. Just like its central character Lee Israel, the films tough exterior eventually falls back to reveal a tender center.