Steph Crewes

Steph has written 5 articles for Nouse

The Good Shepherd

★★★☆☆

Director: Robert De Niro
Starring: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro
Runtime: 160 min

This debut feature from actor Robert De Niro is a passionate, poetic and highly intelligent film, but is just too long

Babel

★★★★☆

Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu
Starring: Brad Pitt, Catae Blanchett
Runtime: 142 min

Babel is a powerful, mesmerising and unsettling film. It’s named after the biblical Tower of Babel, the story of God punishing the Tower’s arguing builders by giving them different languages, making it impossible to understanding one another

The Pursuit of Happyness

director: Gabriele Muccino
starring: Will Smith
runtime: 117 min

★★★☆☆

In his first English film, Italian director Gabriele Muccino presents novel insight into an otherwise conventional Hollywood rags-to-riches story in The Pursuit of Happyness

Borat

Director: Larry Charles

Runtime: 82 min

★★★★★

Borat, the Kazakhstani TV presenter, a creation of Ali G comedian Sacha Baron-Cohen and the subject of a new film directed by Larry Charles, is brilliantly offensive

Scary Movie 4

Director: David Zucker
With: Anna Faris, Craig Bierko

Runtime: 83 min

The fourth in an increasingly popular series of spoof movies, Scary Movie 4 is just like the others, but more stupid. This time around, Cindy Campbell, (Anna Faris) has found a new house to live in, which she discovers is haunted by a little Japanese boy (see The Grudge) and she is led to a mysterious village to find out how he died. At the same time, in the house next door lives Tom Ryan (Craig Bierko), whose story comes straight from War of the Worlds