The Menu

The Menu (2022)

The Menu first published by Sight and Sound, December 2022 Review: “He’s not just a chef,” Tyler (Nicholas Hoult) says to his dinner date Margot (Anya Taylor-Joy), “he’s a storyteller.” Tyler is speaking of Julian Slowik (Ralph Fiennes), a celebrated master chef to whose exclusive restaurant Hawthorne, located on an island of the same name,…

Marrowbone

The Secret of Marrowbone (2017)

The Secret of Marrowbone first published by Sight & Sound, August 2018 Review: Refugees from a monstrous father in England, Jack (George MacKay), Billy (Charlie Heaton), Jane (Mia Goth) and young Sam (Matthew Stagg) arrive with their mother Rose (Nicola Harrison) at a farmhouse on the American coast, hoping to leave the past forever behind. That summer…

Split

Split (2016)

Split first published by Little White Lies In M. Night Shyamalan’s Split, three teenaged girls – Claire (Haley Lu Richardson), Marcia (Jessica Sula) and the more troubled Casey (Anya The Witch Taylor-Joy) – are abducted from a carpark, and find themselves imprisoned in a complex of rooms. There they must work with – or against –…