The Verse’s Oliver Pendlington reviews 2016’s Hacksaw Ridge Director: Mel Gibson Screenplay: Andrew Knight and Robert Schenkkan Stars: Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Rachel Griffiths and Vince Vaughn Plot: The true story of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), a devoted Christian who enlisted in the US Army to help as […]

The Verse’s Oliver Pendlington went to see T2 Trainspotting and now tells us what to choose. Director: Danny Boyle Screenplay: John Hodge Stars: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller and Robert Carlyle Plot: 20 years have passed since Edinburgh heroin addict Mark Renton (McGregor) stole a large sum of money from his […]

The Verse’s Oliver Pendlington tells us what he thought of the biopic on the former First Lady in his Jackie review. Director: Pablo Larraín Screenplay: Noah Oppenheim Stars: Natalie Portman, Alexander Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup and John Hurt Plot: In late November 1963, shortly after the assassination of her […]

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