David Gritten

David Gritten

David Gritten has been Saga Magazine’s film critic for 10 years and also writes for the Daily Telegraph. He lived and worked in Los Angeles for 10 years, and edited Halliwell’s film guide for 2008-09. Fred Astaire, Billy Wilder, Martin Scorsese and Pedro Almodóvar are among his film heroes.


Latest Articles from David

Tom Hardy and Gary Oldman star in Child 44
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Film: Child 44 and others

Saga picks through Child 44, A Little Chaos and The Last Five Years.

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Dark Horse: Dream Alliance
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Dark Horse: Dream Alliance

Saga film critic David Gritten applauds Dark Horse: Dream Alliance.

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Woman in Gold
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Film review: Woman in Gold

Saga is impressed by Helen Mirren in her new film Woman in Gold.

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While We're Young - trailer
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Film: While We're Young.

Saga's film critic, David Gritten admires While We’re Young.

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Honor Blackman in Goldfinger.  Photo by Courtesy Everett Collection/REX
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10 Bond women

Let’s hear it for the Bond women. That's right: not Bond girls, Bond women.

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Suite Francaise - film review
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Film review: Suite Franҫaise

Saga film critic David Gritten admires the World War II drama Suite Franҫaise.

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Still Alice - film review
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Film review: Still Alice

Saga reviews Still Alice, starring Julianne Moore.

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Shaun the Sheep - film review
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Film: Shaun the Sheep

David Gritten enthuses about Shaun the Sheep The Movie and Selma.

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Inherent Vice - film review
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Film review: Inherent Vice

Saga film critic David Gritten reviews Inherent Vice.

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