Black Widow

M, 134 minutes 4 stars           Review by © Jane Freebury Given that Black Widow is the 24th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a movie about this particular female superhero has taken a while. After all, Scarlett Johansson has been…

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Marty Scorsese among the Superheroes

The director's director up against the comic book heroes By © Jane Freebury Every city has to have one. A film festival. Just about every region on earth hosts a film festival, including Oceania where there’s one for very short films in Vanuatu, and one…

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The Favourite

  MA 15+, 1 hour 59 mins Dendy Canberra Centre, Palace Electric New Acton 4.5 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury A power struggle at the top. Deadly serious for those involved but for observers from afar, it’s a spectacle that can have all the…

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