Hidden Figures

Theodore Melfi’s Hidden Figures tells the vastly under-represented story of the team of African-American women mathematicians who were vital to the early days of the United States space program. Typically biopics about the space program focus on the astronauts involved so right away this story stands out as something different. In some ways it’s baffling…

On the Silver Screen – St. Vincent

Theodore Melfi’s St. Vincent is the story of a young boy named Oliver (Jaeden Lieberher) bonding with his crotchety old neighbour Vincent (Bill Murray). First of all, anyone expecting the comedy that was trailed really won’t get that. This is another example of a film being completely different to what was advertised. Most of the…