Review Round Up: George Best All By Himself & It’s Only the End of the World

We’ve got two new releases this week – documentary George Best: All by Himself about the legendary sportsman and It’s Only the End of the World from French-Canadian director Xavier Dolan (Mommy).

You can find out more information about these films here, and read on for a roundup of reviews of both titles.

George Best: All by Himself
“An illuminating and moving film”
4/5 – Independent

“As fitting a tribute to the player as possible”
4/5 – movies.ie

“explores the Manchester United star’s talent but doesn’t pull any punches in mapping out his decline”
4/5 – entertainment.ie

It’s Only the End of the World
“Superb performances from all concerned”
3.5/5 – entertainment.ie

“Xavier Dolan does something brilliant”
4/5 – Financial Times

“Xavier Dolan’s nightmarish homecoming is a dream”
4/5 – Guardian

For more information and to book tickets, click the links below.
It’s Only the End of the World
George Best: All By Himself


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