Review: The Railway Man (2013)

Following swiftly in the footsteps of 12 YEARS A SLAVE and MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM comes yet another real life tale of human brutality and endurance. After a very shaky start, THE RAILWAY MAN emerges as a modestly moving portrayal of psychological trauma and unlikely reconciliation. But Jonathan Teplitzky‚Äôs film is hamstrung by miscast …

At the Cinema: February 2010

The Princess and the Frog (2009) Disney returns to its familiar hand-drawn animated musicals at long last with this loose adaptation of the old Frog Princess fairy tale. Set in 1920s New Orleans, it features the usual mixture of beautiful girls, handsome princes, dastardly villains, comedy animal sidekicks and love conquering all. It also features …