Emma Thompson


Cinema reviews: Brooklyn & Burnt

November 5, 2015

BROOKLYN (12A) 4 stars Young hearts run free on opposite sides of the Atlantic in John Crowley’s handsome romance, adapted for the screen by Nick Hornby from Colm Toibin’s novel of the same name.


Cinema reviews: Everest & A Walk in the Woods

September 17, 2015

EVEREST (12A) 4 stars Icelandic director Baltasar Kormakur heads for the highest peak on Earth for a gripping drama based on true events which cast a deathly shadow over the mountaineering community in 1996.