The Disappearance of Alice Creed

The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009)

The Disappearance of Alice Creed first published by Sight & Sound, May 2010 Review: “You’re thinking too much”, Vic (Eddie Marsan) tells his much younger parter in crime Danny (Martin Compston) near the start of The Disappearance of Alice Creed. “Don’t think.” These are wise words of advice to anyone trying to navigate their way…

Gifts

The Girl With All The Gifts (2016)

First published by Little White Lies In a bed, in a concrete room, a short-haired girl counts aloud, at a carefully measured pace. At 44 precisely, the lights outside come on, and she half-straps herself into a modified wheelchair. She greets cheerily by name the two soldiers, armed, alert and aggressive, who open the door…