Vilnius Latest Reviews

The Good Boss
The Good Boss
Trouble brews at a factory after a boss finds himself in line for an award for excellence.
Songs For A Fox
Songs For A Fox
After his lover's death, a rock singer studies the art of lucid dreaming and descends into a netherworld in hopes of being together again.
Neptune Frost
Neptune Frost
The love story between an African intersex runaway and a coltan miner, and the virtual marvel born as a result of their union.
Mirror
Mirror
Documentary about the lives of a group of acid attack survivors.
Boiling Point
Boiling Point
The shift has hardly begun for head chef Andy and he’s already behind with everything. His restaurant is overbooked, there’s a disgruntled inspector combing the kitchen and, if that weren’t enough, a culinary icon and a respected food critic have turned up for dinner.
Feature Film About Life
Feature Film About Life
A woman finds herself in increasingly curious situations after the death of her father.
Onoda: 10,000 Nights In The Jungle
Onoda: 10,000 Nights In The Jungle
It's the end of 1944. Japan is losing the war. Hiroo Onoda is sent to an island in the Philippines just before the American landing. The handful of soldiers that he takes with him into the jungle keep fighting, not realising the war is over.
Women Do Cry
Women Do Cry
A family full of women in a society where 'gender' is not a familiar word.
Red Rocket
Red Rocket
A washed-up ex-porn star tries to get his life back together in his hometown, sparking trouble for those in his orbit.
Benediction
Benediction
Siegfried Sassoon biopic.
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