Claudia Connell

Claudia Connell
Claudia Connell's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Daily Mail (UK)
Publications: Daily Mail (UK)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 No Score Yet Churchill and the Movie Mogul (2019) Unseen footage in this captivating documentary revealed Churchill's acting talents left a lot to be desired. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet The Rebel Chef: My Restaurant Revolution (2019) Gary [Usher's] boundless enthusiasm and hard work left me rooting for him and his team. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
5/5 No Score Yet 1944: Should We Bomb Auschwitz? (2019) Told through dramatisation, the testimony of experts and surviving prisoners, the documentary was thought-provoking and compelling, and left viewers full of admiration at the risks [Rudolf] Vrba and [Wetzler] Wetzler had taken to tell their story. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Tories at War (2019) With that lot of backstabbers, who needs political dramas like House Of Cards? - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
4/5 100% 63 Up (2019) At a time when TV schedules are flooded with low-rent reality offerings, 63 Up proved that it is possible to make thoughtful, poignant fly-on-the-wall programmes that educate and entertain without exploiting. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth (2013) Told with great insight, humor and affection, Alice's story was every bit as compelling as one of her books. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2018
5/5 No Score Yet The Girl Who Talked to Dolphins (2014) Quite simply, this was one of the most amazing documentaries I've seen. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet Secret History: Churchill's Secret Affair (2018) The documentary told the story in an enthralling yet sensitive way. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
4/5 99% Tea With the Dames (Nothing Like a Dame) (2018) Director Roger Michell did a beautiful job with his gentle, hands-off approach, which led to a marvellously entertaining programme. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
3/5 100% Suffragettes With Lucy Worsley (2018) There is something so charmingly engaging about Lucy Worsley - who wasn't afraid to criticise the Suffragettes for their violence. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
No Score Yet Grenfell: The First 24 Hours (2018) Raw and totally devastating viewing, but without being voyeuristic. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet A Song for Jenny (2015) The drama really came into its own when we saw Julie outside the pressure cooker of the family environment and interacting with the people her daughter's death led her to encounter. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2017
2/5 83% The Child in Time (2018) Despite the splendid cast, The Child In Time felt smug, affected and monotonous. The complicated storyline of the book quite simply didn't work when condensed into a TV show. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2017
93% Looper (2012) The first half of writer/director Rian Johnson's film is gripping, but by the second half it's all become unbelievably confused and disjointed. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2012
66% The Campaign (2012) Subtle and sophisticated The Campaign most definitely is not. But it's irreverent, expertly acted by all and genuinely laugh-out-loud funny. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2012
4/5 73% Killing Them Softly (2012) Sparky dialogue lends the film some fantastically funny moments, but the violence is not for the faint-hearted. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2012
2/5 75% The Intouchables (2012) The film relies heavily on cliche and cheesiness. - Daily Mail (UK) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2012