Boy A (2007) Review

Boy A is both an interesting and brave film. Handled differently, it could have very easily gone a different way and become a shocking, mock-biopic, too close to real life to be taken seriously. Instead, we get a film that is well-thought out, underplays the drama and actually, somehow, makes you feel sorry for a character that many would write off from the beginning. It’s also¬†very brave because it mirrors true-events so closely. Most people in Britain, over the age of maybe 20, would know the story of James Bulger¬†and the two young boys who murdered him. They went to … Continue reading Boy A (2007) Review