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

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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A Most Violent Year
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Film review: A Most Violent Year

Saga film critic David Gritten is full of praise for A Most Violent Year.

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Into the Woods
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Film review: Into The Woods

Saga film critic David Gritten reviews Into the Woods and Foxcatcher.

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Paddington - The Movie
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Film reviews: Paddington and Hockney

Films about two British national treasures: Paddington Bear and David Hockney.

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The Imitation Game - film review
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Film reviews: The Imitation Game and Life Itself

Saga film critic David Gritten reviews The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as an inscrutable British wartime genius, and Life Itself, a remarkable documentary about American film critic Roger Ebert.

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