The Portable Door

    PG, 116 minutes 3 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury Set in old London town on the double decker route to Shoreditch, this new Australian film starts out as a playful reminder of the pitfalls of starting out in the big city. Whether you have blown in from the regions or arrived from… Continue reading The Portable Door

Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio

  Despite brilliantly, lovingly crafted visuals, the irresistible strangeness of the original tale is lost in an allegory of political thuggery     M, 117 minutes 3 Stars Review by ©  Jane Freebury The classic children’s tale, The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, has been told and re-told in many ways since it first… Continue reading Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio