Monthly Archives: December 2005

CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN 2

Reviewed by GREG KING. Cheaper B y The Dozen 2 surely has to be one of the most eagerly anticipated sequels of the year? Actually, and surprisingly, Cheaper By The Dozen 2 is a much better film than its predecessor, although that is not saying much! The original Cheaper By The Dozen (2003) was, apparently, [...]

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MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS

Reviewed by GREG KING. In recent years, Judi Dench, the Oscar-winning grand dame of British screen and stage, has carved a niche for herself playing vivacious old broads, sparkling with energy and a mischievous wit. And in Mrs Henderson Presents the irrepressible Dench finds one of her meatiest characters for quite some time, and throws [...]

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THE FAMILY STONE

Reviewed by GREG KING A dysfunctional family gathers together for the holiday season, whether it be Thanksgiving or Christmas, and over the course of a couple of days lots of emotional baggage, sibling jealousies, recriminations, and problems rear their heads and are resolved in cathartic fashion. This is a formula that has driven many films [...]

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