Directed by Sally Aitken David Stratton is a very unique figure in Australian culture, as his work as a film critic from a young age propelled him to national stardom as he co-hosted the immensely popular At the Movies/The Movie Show for nearly 30… Continue Reading “DAVID STRATTON: A CINEMATIC LIFE ”
Directed by Daniel Espinosa Written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Olga Dihovichnaya, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare An incredibly apt title, Life is much more about the finding of new life on Mars. Almost all decisions that the… Continue Reading “LIFE ”
Originally written for: Directed by Jon Cvack Written by Jon Cvack Starring: Micah Parker, Rosalie McIntire, Laurence Fuller Made with peanuts and shoelaces, Jon Cvack has created a rare film in Road To The Well: A low-budget indie where you would be hard pressed… Continue Reading “ROAD TO THE WELL ”
Directed by Martin Scorsese Written by Jay Cocks (screenplay), Martin Scorsese (screenplay), Shûsaku Endô (based on the novel by) Starring: Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson, Tadanobu Asano, Yôsuke Kubozuka After the rampant Wolf on Wall Street, Silence seems at complete odds with its… Continue Reading “SILENCE ”
Directed by Kimo Stamboel, Timo Tjahjanto Written by Timo Tjahjanto Starring: Iko Uwais, Ganindra Bimo, Julie Estelle, David Hendrawan, Sunny Pang If you are simply looking for some bloody action, you have come to the right place. A simple story involves Ishmael washing up on… Continue Reading “HEADSHOT ”
NOTE: This is the first film I have seen in this particular franchise. Yes, this is the first time I’ve watched my fellow Aussie in his most iconic role. The shame, the shame… Directed by James Mangold Written by James Mangold (story by), Scott… Continue Reading “LOGAN ”
Directed by Paolo Genovese Written by Filippo Bologna (screenplay), Paolo Costella (screenplay) Starring: Giuseppe Battiston, Anna Foglietta, Marco Giallini As we move forward as a society, it is no secret that technology is slowly bridging the gap between private and public personal information. Just… Continue Reading “PERFECT STRANGERS (Perfetti sconosciuti) ”
There are many films that have only just come out yet or I have missed, including Silence and Manchester to the Sea, but also countless others from around the world, a world I want to explore further in 2017. I look forward to what… Continue Reading “TOP TEN FILMS OF 2016”
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