Kermode and Mayo's Film Review


  • The Army of Crime

    The Army of Crime

    French drama directed by Robert Guédiguian, which tracks a group of resistance fighters during World War II.

    Date reviewed: 2nd October 2009

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  • The Baader Meinhof Complex

    The Baader Meinhof Complex

    Mark Kermode casts his critical eye over the 2008 German film based on the book of the same name.

    Date reviewed: 14th November 2008

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  • The Boat That Rocked

    The Boat That Rocked

    Richard Curtis' nostalgic take on 1960s pirate radio, starring Rhys Ifans and Phillip Seymour Hoffman.

    Date reviewed: 3rd April 2009

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  • Brideshead Revisited

    Brideshead Revisited

    Mark Kermode reviews the film of the Evelyn Waugh book which was famously also a television series.

    Date reviewed: 3rd October 2008

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  • Creation


    Real-life husband and wife Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connolly star in this Charles Darwin biopic.

    Date reviewed: 25th September 2009

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  • The Duchess

    The Duchess

    Saul Dibb's 2008 film starring Keira Knightly, Ralph Fiennes and Charlotte Rampling.

    Date reviewed: 5th September 2008

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  • The Edge Of Love

    The Edge Of Love

    Romantic drama depicting the relationships of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas and starring Keira Knightley, Cillian Murphy and Sienna Miller.

    Date reviewed: 20th June 2008

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  • Frost/Nixon


    After it received five Academy Award nominations, Mark Kermode tackles Frost/Nixon starring Michael Sheen and Frank Langella.

    Date reviewed: 23rd January 2009

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  • Invictus


    Clint Eastwood's take on the story of the 1995 rugby World Cup, starring Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon.

    Date reviewed: 5th February 2010

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  • The King's Speech

    The King's Speech

    Mark is impressed by the "cinematic spectacle" of the historical drama.

    Date reviewed: 7th January 2011

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  • Of Gods And Men

    Of Gods And Men

    Mark is very taken with the historical drama set in a Cistercian monastery in Algeria.

    Date reviewed: 3rd December 2010

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  • Pandorum


    Sci-fi thriller from Christian Alvart, set on board a spaceship, starring Dennis Quaid and Ben Foster.

    Date reviewed: 2nd October 2009

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  • The Princess Of Montpensier

    The Princess Of Montpensier

    Period drama from veteran director Bertrand Tavernier, set during France's Catholic/Protestant wars.

    Date reviewed: 8th July 2011

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  • Public Enemies

    Public Enemies

    Mark Kermode finds a familiar if predictable pattern with Michael Mann's Public Enemies.

    Date reviewed: 3rd July 2009

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  • Valkyrie


    Bryan Singer's thriller about a plot to assassinate Hitler, starring Tom Cruise.

    Date reviewed: 23rd January 2009

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  • The Young Victoria

    The Young Victoria

    Biopic about a teenage Queen Victoria starring Emily Blunt.

    Date reviewed: 6th March 2009

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