Films starring Elizabeth Banks

Migration review – A sorely underpowered duck tale

By David Jenkins

A ripe set-up in which a family of ducks migrate in the wrong direction is squandered in this haphazard and empty family animation.


Call Jane

By Leila Latif

Chicago's Underground Abortion Network and a housewife's unwanted pregnancy lie at the centre of Phyllis Nagy's directorial debut.



By Charles Bramesco

A bad seed crash-lands to earth in this darkly entertaining riff on the Superman legend.


The Happytime Murders

By Hannah Strong

A puppet detective investigates a series of brutal murders in this underwhelming comedy from Brian Henson.


Love & Mercy

By Cormac O'Brien

Two chapters in the tumultuous life of volatile Beach Boys front-man, Brian Wilson.

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The LEGO Movie

By Chris Blohm

Is this a glossy feature-length advert for toys? Nope, it’s a whimsical and hilarious piece of animated nostalgia from Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

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