Matthew McKernan

  • Literature
    Down But Not Out: The Nine Lives of Jack Lacy by Jack Lacy

    Down But Not Out: The Nine...

  • Movie review
    Smart Ass

    Smart Ass is a French comedy-drama about a group of students who start a school prostitu...

  • Movie review
    Norte, The End of History

    There is very little that cinema should not do: any innovation or ex...

  • Movie review
    Miss Violence

    In 1997 Michael Haneke made a psycho thriller called Funny Games that exhorted the ...

  • Movie review
    Miss and the Doctors | Movie review

    Miss and the Doctors (original title, Tirez la Langue, Mademoiselle) is a comedy-drama from French writer-director Axelle Ropert. The story of a love triangle, it is about two brothers, Boris and Dimitri (Cédric Kahn and Laurent Stocker) who are both doctors and who share a practice in Paris. Independently of each other, they both...

  • Theatre
    Keeping Rosy

    Keeping Rosy is a difficult film to write about, since it is highly recommended that...

  • Movie review
    Battle Company: Korengal

    Following on from 2010’s Restrepo, Battle Company: Korengal returns...

  • Movie review
    Of Horses and Men

    Of Horses and Men posits that man and beast are closer than they realise: in a...

  • Movie review
    Knocked for Six

    Knocked for Six is an Australian comedy about a group of cricketers who go on tou...

  • Movie review
    Miss and the Doctors

    Miss and the Doctors (original title, Tirez la Langue, Mademoiselle) is a ...