Middle Aged Men In Lycra – a term synonymous with bulging body parts, weekend jaunts while the rest of the family is left at home and obligatory café coffee shots – hits the big time in this feature-length documentary.
Jimeoin is a seasoned stand-up performer: an entrance jig sets the scene and the banter begins, quickly drawing you in. ★★★½
Retelling the true survival story of 115 workers after an oil drilling disaster may sound like the recipe for an uplifting cinematic experience, but Deepwater Horizon is not a feel-good film.
Singer-songwriter Ryan Wells’ songs about drinking strike a disturbingly familiar chord. ★★★
In a Fringe festival renowned for its richness of comedic offerings, Dave Hughes’ promotional notes tout him as having “one of the highest laugh rates per minute you will ever experience at a stand-up comedy show”. ★★★★
Ant-Man, Iron-Man, Hit-Girl: who do you think should take their place in the battle of the best? ★★★