The film bottles a palpable emotion of unabashed joy, even when the rest of it seems to barely hold together.
Nick Park’s talents often serve only to highlight the fundamental lack of inspiration at Early Man’s core.
The premise of director Michael Winterbottom’s series has devolved from moderately diverting to actively stifling.
The overriding despair of Winter’s War’s imagery calls into question who, exactly, the film is for.
Michael Winterbottom and his gifted actors still haven’t quite solved the riddle of portraying social disconnection in a manner that’s anything other than sporadically involving.
Steve Coogan is brilliant…and has to still tell us so.
Like much of Michael Winterbottom’s work, Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story is a highly uneven enterprise.