Roger Michell’s My Cousin Rachel Review

My Cousin Rachel is a good film, but it deserves to be better. It's anchored by stellar performances from Sam Claflin and Rachel Weisz as well as stunning cinematography and location yet crippled by its faithfulness to the source material and lack of intensity. Roger Michell's 2017 film is worth a watch but not a priority over some of the brilliant pictures of the summer. My Cousin Rachel Result: B

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Lone Scherfig’s Their Finest Review

A team of British filmmakers, lead by Gemma Arterton's resilient and lovely Welsh screenwriter Catrin, aim to make a film that will translate "authenticity and optimism" in order to help the war effort. Their Finest result: A