Movies starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw
80 mins Thriller
On the surface level "Straightheads", which goes by the name of "Closure" in America, seems just another revenge movie. We see how the unlikely couple of successful and wealthy career woman Alice and her bit of rough Adam end...
Act of God (2009)
75 mins Thriller
But for a movie which only lasts 75 minutes the opening of Act of God" feels a bit meandering delivering several scenes surrounding the character of Frank having a chip on his shoulders interweaved with a scene of Dr. Cisco b...
Larry Crowne (2011)
98 mins Comedy, Drama, Romance
I hate movies which leave me unsure of whether or not I enjoyed them and sadly despite featuring the talents of Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts "Larry Crowne" left me unsure. I find myself wondering whether or not I do like it or...
Odd Thomas (2013)
97 mins Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Let me tell you how "Odd Thomas" starts. We watch as Odd sees the spirit of Penny waiting for him, it turns out she was murdered by a guy called Harlo and she leads Odd to him. At this point Odd confronts Harlo and not only d...
100 mins Biography, Drama, Romance
I have said before that I am not a huge fan of the historical costume dramas which end up being about the aristocracy, I find them far too stiff and too focused on recreating the era than delivering a story. It is for that re...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Gugu Mbatha-Raw as one of the principle cast members.