Green Book is a beautifully wrought period piece, based on a true story, in which two starkly contrasting Manhattan characters – one black, one white – develop an unlikely friendship during a road trip to America’s segregated Deep South. Terrific entertainment, delivered with a powerful and timely message.
At Eternity’s Gate features a convincing performance from a perfectly cast Willem Dafoe as Vincent Van Gogh, but is otherwise dreary and tedious, failing to emotionally engage and offering little new insight into the great artist.
…plus Best TV Series of 2018
‘Best Of’ lists are a dime a dozen and mean zilch anyway. But here’s a scoop – the TV series sleeper of the year, which has slipped under the radar in Australia. Read on…