Film Review: Still Alice

Posted on by 5WC in Film

I honestly thought that Still Alice, annoyingly, would pass me by, that it’s distribution would be too small, with one screening at an antisocial time, all it presenting. After all, this is a small budget film shot in 23 days. And even with Julianne Moore’s award domination every rumour, every listing and every guess seemed to hint that I would have to wait.

Part of my though thought that perhaps, just maybe, it’s awards born reputation and natural demand therefore, would get it a bigger release and thankfully, it appears I was right as a sizeable number of showings, albeit in a tiny auditorium appeared at the local multiplex and so, it was finally time to see whether the adulation Moore received was justified. Whether Still Alice was actually any good? Read more