Doug Liman’s Chaos Walking has been a long time coming. Filmed in 2017, the film was deemed un-releasable by Lionsgate at the time and the studio ordered reshoots in 2018 to improve on the Tom Holland – Daisy Ridley - starring sci-fi epic. Now, over 3 years after principal photography wrapped, the world finally sees
“We tend to react or recoil at what we don’t understand” – David Oyelowo Talks Come Away (The FH Interview)
Over the past twenty years David Oyelowo has set about making himself one of the most in demand actors in the world. From his time on long running drama series Spooks to turns in blockbuster movies like Rise of the Planet of the Apes to his Golden Globe nominated performance as Dr Martin Luther King
What if Peter not-yet-Pan and Alice not-yet-in-Wonderland were siblings? That's the central conceit of seasoned animation director Brenda Chapman's first live-action feature Come Away. In fact, it's just about all there is to the movie. Arriving quietly a week before Christmas, despite a glittering cast of A-listers, it's a sludgy, leaden disaster of an adventure.
It's been a while since I've seen a film like this. It seemed to be, back in the 90s, every other film was a Tarantino-esque or Shane Black-esque crime thriller with a sprawling cast of colourful characters having sometimes overwritten conversations in between bouts of hyperviolence but then new trends developed and this stopped being the