Paddy Considine paints unsparing portrait of illness and recovery in Journeyman

In Journeyman, actor Paddy Considine gives a finely textured performance

Matty Burton (Paddy Considine) is a middleweight boxing champion who suffers a traumatic head injury.
Matty Burton (Paddy Considine) is a middleweight boxing champion who suffers a traumatic head injury. PHOTO: SHAW ORGANISATION

JOURNEYMAN (NC16)

93 minutes/Now showing/4 stars

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 19, 2018, with the headline 'Unsparing portrait of illness and recovery'. Print Edition | Subscribe