Tag: Spike Island

Michael Douglas and Matt Damon in Behind the Candelabra

14 October 2013-10-14

Out this week in the UK     Behind the Candelabra (E One, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) Most stars won’t touch an unsympathetic role, for fear of how it will play with their fans. Not so Michael Douglas. Again and again he’s waded in where others fear to tread, playing assholes,

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Spike Island

      London Film Festival, 2012-10-15   There is a great film to be made about the whole Madchester/Stone Roses/Acieed moment of the late 1980s but Spike Island isn’t it. Fun but messy might be a fair way to assess it. Fatally flawed might be another. This is a

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