Robert Munro

Robert is a PhD student, researching film and television adaptations of Scottish literature, yet still harbours hopes of making his own films one day.

Depending on which day of the week it is his favourite films vary between: Groundhog Day, Seven Samurai, The 400 Blows, Once Upon a Time in The West and The Night of the Hunter.

Robert is also a long suffering fan of Hibernian FC. He hates 'The Hawaiian Pizza'. There is no place for fruit on pizza.

We have 71 reviews by Robert Munro in the database: read them here

Latest Film Reviews

A Fuller Life
Tribute to maverick American filmmaker Samuel Fuller.
September
Anna, a taciturn 30-something, lives in a small flat with her dog Manu, who means everything to her. After a distressing incident which disrupts her carefully guarded, secluded life, Anna attaches herself to the family of Sofia, a happily married woman and mother of two children.
Hellion
An alcoholic father struggles to keep his adolescent son out of jail and give him a better life.
The Guvnors
A young gangster tries to challenge the football hooligans of the generation before him.
Beloved Sisters
Two sisters both fall for the same man - poet Friedrich Schiller.
A Dangerous Game
The follow-up to the award-winning You’ve Been Trumped, exploring American property developer Donald Trump’s incursion into Scotland.
The Anomaly
A former soldier is taken captive and awakens in the back of a van to learn he only has a few moments to figure out how he got there.
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
Three Texas teenager get embroiled in the world of a local gangster.
A House In Berlin
After a woman inherits an old house in Berlin, she starts to piece together its history.
Hyena
The story of a corrupt cop caught up in the London crime scene.

Features

Delicacy Driector's Q&A
10 Apr 2012
Directors David and Stéphane Foenkinos talk about new film Delicacy.
Interview with Ryan Redford about Oliver Sherman
23 Jun 2011
Ryan Redford, director of Oliver Sherman, talks about his movie, being broke and seeing ghosts.

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News Stories

EIFF announces closing film
17 Apr 2013
Not Another Happy Ending to close this year's festival
Sundance Film Festival Announces Jury Awards in Short Filmmaking
24 Jan 2013
Polish short film The Whistle takes top prize.
Weimarvellous events to run at this year's GFF
08 Feb 2012
Events include a rare screening of The Blue Angel
Slamdance winners announced
27 Jan 2012
Awards for Welcome To Pine Hill, Bindlestiffs and No Ashes No Phoenix
Ken Russell has died aged 84
28 Nov 2011
Veteran British director passed away yesterday

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