Film review: ‘Paper Planes’ ★★★

In the underdog story that was Dodgeball (2004), the teams of Vince Vaughn and Ben Stiller went head-to-head in Las Vegas, the spectacle broadcast around the world on ESPN8. Another almost-sport worthy of ‘The Ocho’ would be the World Paper Plane Championships, which is sponsored, as fate would have it, by Red Bull. Australian director Robert Connolly’s Paper Planes (2014) is rife with the kind of heart-warming, back-to-basics nostalgia that will fill kids of all ages with child-like glee and have reams of A4 flying off shelves and into the air.

Read the full review of Paper Planes here at CineVue!