Entries by Susannah Straughan from 03/2012

Playing Happy Families: Tomboy DVD Release

| Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

With her cropped blonde hair, baggy T-shirt and shorts, 10-year-old Laure (Zoé Héran) looks like the older brother of six-year-old Jeanne (the gorgeous Malonn Lévana). When the family moves to a new apartment in the suburbs of Paris, a bored Laure watches kids from the estate playing nearby and longs to join in.

Mastering the Art of Conversation: Andrew Haigh's Weekend

| Posted 03.15.2012 | UK Entertainment

"So is this some Notting Hill moment?" Perish the thought. Andrew Haigh's Weekend is so far removed from dewy-eyed Hollywood romance, that it's a shock to hear Roger Michell's bland romcom referenced here - even in jest.

Murder by Decree is a Not-So-Ripping Yarn

| Posted 03.29.2012 | UK Entertainment

The sight of Sherlock Holmes flirting with a "defrocked" dominatrix or wrestling with his personalised ringtone has proved irresistible to fans of the BBC's Sherlock.