Greed (2019)

4th July 2020 @matcoop 0

As a script writer for hire and UK script consultant I caught up with Michael Winterbottom’s ‘Greed’ this week. A kind of comedy biography of a UK retail tycoon, not unlike Arcadia Group’s disgraced (but still stomping around) ‘Sir’ Phillip Green (last time I call him ‘Sir’ here).

Da 5 Bloods (2020)

13th June 2020 @matcoop 0

As a a script writer for hire, UK Script editor  and UK script consultant I don’t really make Oscar predictions (or care particularly about the Oscar’s) but […]

The Wizard of Lies (2017)

13th June 2020 @matcoop 0

At the start of this blogpost I have to point out that The Wizard of Lies (2017) is a HBO TV Movie, that is, a TV movie, premiering on the small screen and starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer and directed by Barry Levinson.

Birth (2004)

30th May 2020 @matcoop 0

As the busiest UK script consultant and script writer for hire in the business I’m a big fan of director Jonathon Glazer. ‘Sexy Beast’ is a great fun movie, and ‘Under the Skin’ is a masterpiece I think. Birth (2004) falls somewhere in between and maybe down the cracks as well.