The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby – the Reappearance of Character
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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby – the Reappearance of Character

The romantic comedy genre has been gang raped by small-minded fantasy pushers. There was a…

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How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Wild Ride as Good as First
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How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Wild Ride as Good as First

Atom Egoyan’s Film Receives First Boos at Cannes
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Atom Egoyan’s Film Receives First Boos at Cannes

I’m not really sure what the reasoning was behind accepting Atom Egoyan’s Captives into the…

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A masterpiece of subtlety – Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner
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A masterpiece of subtlety – Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner

“Color is my daylong obsession, joy, and torment.” ― Claude Monet With Mike Leigh’s Mr.…

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Nicole Kidman Does Grace Kelly in Cannes Opening Film
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Nicole Kidman Does Grace Kelly in Cannes Opening Film

Grace of Monaco does many interesting things but one thing it won’t do is enable…

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Critics over the moon for Under the Skin
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Critics over the moon for Under the Skin

First, a question: Who’s Twice as Hot as Scarlett Johansson? Answer: Scarlett Johansson and her…

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The Big Bad Wolf of Wall Street – Review
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The Big Bad Wolf of Wall Street – Review

“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough,…

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Review Rewind: JC Chandor’s All Is Lost
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Review Rewind: JC Chandor’s All Is Lost

JC Chandor’s Oscar-nominated screenplay, Margin Call, took him ten years to write. It is a…

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Review: The Intelligent Design of Spike Jonze’s Her
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Review: The Intelligent Design of Spike Jonze’s Her

i carry your heart with me(i carry it in my heart)i am never without it(anywhere…

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Cuaron’s Masterpiece: The Welcome Pull of Gravity
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Cuaron’s Masterpiece: The Welcome Pull of Gravity

“The body, she says, is subject to the force of gravity. But the soul is…

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