Jonny Sweet

After four years in the wanderlust wilderness, Jonny Sweet is back to the homeland to gorge himself on musical and cinematic catnip and scribble furiously in dimly lit rooms.
422 articles


A rapid run through the Shakespearean classic which suffers from not pausing for breath.

9 August 2016

The Great Gatsby

An accomplished amateur adaptation with some minor flaws.

7 August 2016


Though slightly confused at times, this is a brave new work full of vaulting ambition.

6 August 2016

Boris: World King

Like Johnson himself, the show is a shambolic and sometimes shoddy success story punching well above its weight.

6 August 2016

Enter the Bagman

A wonderfully wacky look into the comedic back story of a cloakroom attendant.

6 August 2016

Hacksaw Jim Duggan

For anyone in love with the WWF in the 90s, it's a heartwarming trip down memory lane.

5 August 2016


An ambitious but unsuccessful attempt to condense this Gothic behemoth into a single hour.

3 August 2016

The Neon Demon

Like the models it seeks to critique, The Neon Demon is not quite as good-looking as it thinks it is.

26 July 2016

Pale Star

[Rating: 3/5] Disorientating and intense directorial debut which lacks cohesion but shows promise

26 June 2016