Posts tagged ‘tom hanks’

January 20, 2018

City AM: Coco and The Post reviews

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Please click on the images above to read the larger versions of my reviews for Coco and The Post for City AM.

December 8, 2017

Metro: The Post review

Please click the image above to read my review of The Post for Metro.

July 25, 2016

Little White Lies: Spielberg’s Muses Article


Please click the image above to read my article on Steven Spielberg’s Artistic Muses for Little White Lies.

May 20, 2016

City AM: “A Hologram For The King” review

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Please click the image above for my review of “A Hologram For The King” for City AM. An online version of the review can be read here.

May 20, 2016

BBC Oxford Reviews, 19th May

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Please click the link above to listen to my BBC Oxford reviews, broadcast on 19th May. Reviewing the films “X-Men Apocalypse” and “A Hologram For The King”, we also discuss Daniel Craig’s future as James Bond.

November 30, 2015

City A.M.: “The Good Dinosaur” and “Bridge of Spies” reviews

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Please click the clippings above ro read my reviews of “The Good Dinosaur” and “Bridge of Spies” for City A.M., published 27th November.

Alternatively, you can read the online version here.

November 27, 2015

BBC Oxford reviews, 26th November


Please click the link above for my BBC Oxford Film reviews, broadcast 26th November.

I review the films “Bridge of Spies”, “Black Mass”, “Carol” and “The Good Dinosaur”; as well as the UK Box Office Top 3 and rumours surrounding a new “Gremlins” film.


October 9, 2015

BBC Oxford appearances, 5-8 October

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Please click the link below to listen to my broadcasts for BBC Oxford.

David Prever Drivetime Show, Home Entertainment Review, 5th October: previewing the films “Danny Collins”, “Road To Perdition” and “Invictus”.

David Prever Drivetime Show, Cinema Review, 8th October: Reviewing the films “The Walk”, “Suffragette” and “Sicario”, as well as looking at the UK Box Office.

December 2, 2013

EntertainmentWise: “Carrie”, “Saving Mr. Banks” & “Free Birds” reviews




“One struggles to find anything that justifies this film being made”



“it’s near impossible not to be moved by the final 30 minutes”



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“The occasional clever gag isn’t enough to gloss over the movie’s failings”

October 22, 2013

Zone One Radio: “The LFF Show” complete series



I’ve just finished presenting a radio mini–series on the London Film Festival for Zone One Radio, recorded at the famous Riverside Studios in London.

The three part series previews the festival in the first episode, reviews the festivals opening movies in the second, and summarises the festival as a whole in the third.

All three episodes are available on iTunes on ZoneOne podcast channel, or by clicking the links below:


EPISODE ONE: LFF preview with me and Entertainment Focus’ Jason Palmer. Featuring previews of all the major films opening the festival.



EPISODE TWO: review of the first week of the festival with Cassam Looch of Movie Vortex and Yahoo! Movies. Featuring reviews of “Gravity”, “”Good Ol’ Freida” and “Labor Day”




EPISODE THREE: Jason Palmer returns to sum up the festival, with reviews of “12 Years A Slave”, “Don Jon”, and our own festival awards!