Home » Archive by Author

Articles by Matt Sadler

Bigger with More and More

February 1, 2014
Bigger with More and More

Spike Jonze is the most mainstream of indie directors — or the most indie of mainstream directors — and his newest film Her is a triumph of quirky charm and visionary depth. Matt Sadler reviews.

All the Absolutely Fabulous Gatsbys

June 1, 2013
All the Absolutely Fabulous Gatsbys

Baz Luhrmann’s blockbuster is merely the newest Great Gatsby for film or television–four adaptations before it attempted to capture the dazzle and pathos of the classic. Matt Sadler us on a tour of West Egg across the decades.

Wabbit-hunting

November 1, 2012
Wabbit-hunting

In sparse and contrapuntal verse, familiar words are warped out of their comfortable meanings, and sharpened to juxtapose – but is Joyelle McSweeney’s latest experiment a success?