As many of you who have been reading this blog for a while know, Hugo has been one of the films I've been looking forward to the most throughout the year and now I have seen the film. So does it live up to my expectations. No. Hugo completely surpassed those expectations and Hugo is now up there with True Grit for the place of my favourite film of 2011. Now this is one of the few reviews I am making in which I will be including a spoiler warning as, on order to share my full thoughts on Hugo, I need to give away the big twist in the middle of the film so if you haven't seen Hugo yet, do not read the rest of this review until you have. Trust me.
24 December 2011
It's Awards Season time again and like last year, I'll be giving my views on the nominations in the major awards in the categories of Will Win, Should Win and Missing. Starting off this year is the Critics Choice Awards so with the nominations, here we go: