Stay Warm with Reviews of Invictus, Me and Orson Welles and More in Exclaim!'s Film Round-Up
Published Dec 11, 2009Another week has ended and another Friday has rolled around. Of course, that means it's time to squeeze as many moments of relaxation out of the next two days as possible. So instead of gambling with which movie to catch, why not stop by the Exclaim! Recently Reviewed motion section to ensure you pick the right one?
First, we've reviewed the new Clint Eastwood-directed docu-drama Invictus, in which post-apartheid South Africa hosts the Rugby World Cup and a newly elected Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) struggles to unite the nation. We've also reviewed the new animated feature The Princess and the Frog, wherein Disney flips the typical princess/frog narrative.
Former fashion designer Tom Ford releases his directorial debut to theatres this weekend in the form of A Single Man, which features Colin Firth as the romantically lonely and longing protagonist of the adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's novel of the same name. And we've also reviewed Richard Linklater's tribute to the legendary filmmaker in his pseudo-biopic Me and Orson Welles, in which teenager Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) falls for Welles's employee Sonja on the set of Julius Caesar.
For all the latest reviews of films hitting theatres, be sure to check out the Exclaim! Recently Reviewed motion section.