Danny Boyle

Steve Jobs – The Movie

Last night there was time for a starry Q&A after the film ‘Steve Jobs’ attended by Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Jeff Daniels, Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle among others, who answered a couple of prickly questions from the audience. I imagine they’ve been getting plenty, which is what happens when your film concerns a real-life […]

Re:View – ‘Trance’

*No Spoilers* After Danny Boyle hit National Treasure status directing the Olympics opening ceremony, he created this exercise in brain-tomfoolery and divided critics sharply. Now I can see why. The tale of an auction house employee on an inside job to steal a Goya should have been a win-win, with high expectations of cross and […]

The Victorians Are Coming!

Victorians, don’t you love ’em? Empire builders, explorers, domineering Christians, closet cases, don’t you sneakingly miss them just a little bit? Well, Victorian times are coming back. First comes the news that rickets, the bendy-legged disease cause by a lack of Vitamin D and no sunlight, is making a return in Britain due to the […]