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The Glass Castle review – treacly, tiresome family-in-peril drama - The GuardianThe Glass Castle review – treacly, tiresome family-in-peril drama - The Guardian
He is Rex, a brilliant but feckless individual: free-thinker, scientist and engineer, entrancing his trusting and saucer-eyed children with his plans to build them a glass castle of his own design. But his whisky and indiscipline keeps them hungry and ...
 
The Glass Castle review – cliches of alcoholism and abuse - The GuardianThe Glass Castle review – cliches of alcoholism and abuse - The Guardian
Based on gossip columnist Jeannette Walls's 2005 memoir, this glossy, generic adaptation reunites Short Term 12 collaborators Brie Larson and director Destin Daniel Cretton. A shame, then, that Larson is the weak link here as the adult Jeannette, ...
 
The Glass Castle review: a story too dark for an uplifting payoff - Telegraph.co.ukThe Glass Castle review: a story too dark for an uplifting payoff - Telegraph.co.uk
Dir: Destin Daniel Cretton. Cast: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts, Max Greenfield, Sarah Snook. 12A cert, 127 mins. The Glass Castle attempts a dramatic trajectory that's doomed to failure, and is more about good actors diligently distracting ...
 
Film reviews round-up: The Mountain Between Us, The Glass Castle, The Reagan Show, On the Road - The IndependentFilm reviews round-up: The Mountain Between Us, The Glass Castle, The Reagan Show, On the Road - The Independent
Dir. Hany Abu-Assad, 112 mins, starring: Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Dermot Mulroney, Beau Bridges, Lucia Walters, Waleed Zuaiter. There's something about love and disaster that seems to attract Kate Winslet. Twenty years after her encounter with ...
 
The Glass Castle review: Misery porn at its most dishonest - Irish TimesThe Glass Castle review: Misery porn at its most dishonest - Irish Times
The Glass Castle, based on Jeannette Walls's hit 2005 misery memoir of the same name, could easily accommodate the subheading: “Not a child in the house washed.” Or indeed fed. As this uneven adaptation opens, Jeannette, one of three neglected ...
 
Movie Review – The Glass Castle (2017) - Flickering Myth (blog)Movie Review – The Glass Castle (2017) - Flickering Myth (blog)
Is The Glass Castle this year's Captain Fantastic? Superficially, it could be seen that way. Both have unconventional, unorthodox fathers bringing up a brood of children but, once you get past that, the similarities drop away. Captain Fantastic showed ...
 
FilmSpace: Blade Runner 2049; The Lego Ninjago Movie; The Glass Castle - CommonSpaceFilmSpace: Blade Runner 2049; The Lego Ninjago Movie; The Glass Castle - CommonSpace
THIS WEEK'S FilmSpace takes a look at Blade Runner 2049, The Lego Ninjago Movie and The Glass Castle. Blade Runner 2049 –. blade_runner_2049.jpg. The environment is in tatters; AI has advanced beyond our expectations; production and ...
 
Movies to watch this week at the cinema: Blade Runner 2049, The Glass Castle, and more - GamesRadarMovies to watch this week at the cinema: Blade Runner 2049, The Glass Castle, and more - GamesRadar
Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford lead the long-awaited Blade Runner sequel. Brie Larson shows her wild side. The Coen brothers' stellar debut returns to cinemas. Yes, here's this week's new releases. Click on for our reviews of Blade Runner 2049, The ...
 
Film reviews: Blade Runner 2049 | On The Road | The Glass Castle - The ScotsmanFilm reviews: Blade Runner 2049 | On The Road | The Glass Castle - The Scotsman
Late on in Blade Runner 2049, director Denis Villeneuve (Arrival) convenes a fight sequence in an abandoned Las Vegas hotel against a backdrop of stuttering holograms of 20th century entertainers performing their most iconic numbers. In a movie full of ...
 
Moviegoers reflect positively on The Glass Castle - Le ProvacteurMoviegoers reflect positively on The Glass Castle - Le Provacteur
On August 11, 2017, moviegoers flocked to see what was predicted to be one of the most memorable movies this summer. Based off of Jeannette Walls memoir, 'The Glass Castle,' details the reflection of her unusual upbringing with her siblings and ...