Fast & Furious 6
Director Justin Lin takes the high-speed action franchise to London, with Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson along for the ride
Holliday once again takes the role of a not-so-dumb blonde in this tale of capitalism gone wrong, a sense of justice and true love. She's the enthusiastic but uninformed small shareholder in a company where most of the board is secretly corrupt. She attends a shareholders' meeting and meets Douglas, the only honest member of the board. They hit it off and he encourages her to keep up the good work and from then on it's a comedy about her outwitting the bad guys. Yeah - like global capitalism gets overthrown that easily.
Even so, it's undemanding and amusing.
Suffused in a blue-grey wintry light and flecked with brown, beige and burgundy, Joel and Ethan Coen's Inside Llewyn Davis plays out in a low-key melancholy mood broken only when simmering frustration
The relentless rain means that it's increasingly hard to distinguish the ocean from the Croisette here at Cannes, but on the screen at least everything is buoyant. Three Film4 productions - Clio Barna