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Review: Now Is Good – Ol Parker

Review: Now Is Good – Ol Parker

Whilst sitting in on BBC Films interview being filmed with Ol Parker, he said the most satisfying audience of Now Is Good are the ones who say This is just gonna suck and then come with their faces streaked in tears. Well, it’s definitely true. From the poster and premise, Now Is Good looks like … Continue reading

Review: Salmon Fishing in the Yemen – Lasse Hallström

Review: Salmon Fishing in the Yemen – Lasse Hallström

Guardian Film reviewer, John Patterson, sardonically criticised Hallström’s Salmon Fishing in the Yemen for “totally missing the boat.” Missing the boat I don’t quite think is true: grossing over $24 million, which for an independent film isn’t too shabby, and encapsulating that warm-hearted sentiment true of British indie cinema, the boat has hardly been missed. … Continue reading