David Gritten has been Saga Magazine's film critic for 10 years.
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.
This action-adventure film based on a true story has an old-fashioned feel to it.
This week's big film is Love Actually 2, part of the BBC's Red Nose Day telecast.
A compelling film that moves gracefully between the political and personal.
David Gritten reviews Moonlight, currently hailed as one of the year’s best films.
Ten of our film critic’s favourite World War II films, in alphabetical order.
A grown-up, tough-minded courtroom drama with a sobering message.
Jackie is a terrific piece of film-making, says our film critic.
A film that can 'break your heart and make you laugh - almost simultaneously'.
It grabs your attention with its sheer verve, and never lets go, says our critic.