Kevin Ibbotson-Wight

Films & Comedy Editor
Borders-born Edinburgh based worker/ writer/ runner/ sleeper. A good book, a good film, or a good show and I'm a very happy chap.
915 articles


A challenging, painful, but ultimately hopeful drama of two people afflicted by a loss and a surfeit of memory

20 February 2024

American Star

Almost serene hitman drama is an incredible vessel for a vintage Ian McShane performance

20 February 2024

Out of Darkness

This stone age drama is Predator meet Clan of the Cave Bear

19 February 2024

Head Count

Smart, slick, and relentless neo-noir thriller chucks it's anti-hero into a series of misadventures

18 February 2024

Which Brings Me to You

A simple romcom premise works by getting the casting its two leads just right

13 February 2024

Some Other Woman

An ambitious, if messy, psychodrama with great locations and impressive performances

12 February 2024


Splendid change of gears compensates for an underwhelming first act in this romantic crime caper

11 February 2024

Table for Six 2

Sequel to massively popular Hong Kong comedy has little to offer newcomers

10 February 2024

Occupied City

Monumental documentary of Amsterdam's wartime occupation is one of a city in haunting conversation with itself

8 February 2024

The Bricklayer

Aaron Eckhart fails to cement his action hero credentials in tedious secret agent caper

8 February 2024