Comedy films

Old Boys review – charming boarding school romance | comedy movies

Jhe first feature film by Toby MacDonald, director of two excellent Bafta-nominated shorts (Je t’Aime John Wayne, Heavy Metal Drummer) achieves a curious alchemy. It takes two elements – the story of Cyrano de Bergerac and a UK same-sex boarding school – which have already been heavily exploited by filmmakers over the years. And he […]

Romance films

The Aftermath Review – Forbidden Love Lost in the Post-War Fog | Romance movies

SA French woman meets Lady Chatterley in this grotesque and absurd 1940s romantic drama set in the aftermath of WWII, with the “consequence” also alluding to the consequences of the corresponding tragedies in the personal lives of the lovers. Keira Knightley, Alexander SkarsgÃ¥rd and Jason clarke give honest performances, led with sufficient confidence by James […]

Comedy films

Jellyfish review – schoolgirl stand-up has the last word | Comedy movies

Tracey Emin, who once told the story of fleeing the stage at a disco dance competition as a teenager in Margate after men yelled ‘slag’ at her, must be inspiring for this awe-inspiring zero-budget social-realist drama set in Margate that features a similar act of cruelty against its teenage heroine. The film begins in kitchen-sink-gray […]

Romance films

On Valentine’s Day 2019, watch these classic Hollywood romance movies that celebrate love-Entertainment News, Firstpost

Whether you spend Valentine’s Day with the object of your affection or have the couch to yourself, these Hollywood movies celebrate love and romance. Whether you spend Valentine’s Day with the object of your affection or have the couch to yourself, these Hollywood movies celebrate love and romance. From black and white classics to Nora […]