Directed by Ron Howard Written by Dan Brown (based on the novel by), David Koepp (screenplay) Starring: Ben Foster, Tom Hanks, Sidse Babett Knudsen Welcome to a movie that you have seen several times before. Many, many times before, done in many different and… Continue Reading “INFERNO ”
Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn Written by Nicolas Winding Refn (story), Mary Laws (screenplay), Polly Stenham (screenplay) Starring: Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, Keanu Reeves, Karl Glusman, Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, Jena Malone Expect the unexpected. This describes so many aspects of The Neon Demon,… Continue Reading “THE NEON DEMON ”
Directed by John Jarratt, Kaarin Fairfax Written by Kris Maric Starring: John Jarratt, Kaarin Fairfax, Alan Finney,Robert Coleby John Jarratt (best known as Mick from the Wolf Creek films) brings us this small Aussie independent film that is now available to stream online. It… Continue Reading “STALKHER ”
Directed by Tate Taylor Written by Erin Cressida Wilson (screenplay), Paula Hawkins (novel) Starring: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans, Lisa Kudrow The film begins almost as if it is a clinical study into depression and grief, as we meet… Continue Reading “THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN ”
Directed by Clint Eastwood Written by Todd Komarnicki (screenplay), Chesley Sullenberger, Jeffrey Zaslow (book) Starring: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney Firstly, thanks to m.brown from Two Dollar Cinema for steering me towards this one. I would have skipped it otherwise. I’ll admit, I knew… Continue Reading “SULLY ”
Directed by Roger Ross Williams Written by Ron Suskind (based on the book by) Starring: Jonathan Freeman, Gilbert Gottfried, Alan Rosenblatt, Owen Suskind, Ron Suskind Life Animated is a simple documentary about a neurological disease that affects millions of people. It is hard to… Continue Reading “LIFE, ANIMATED”
Directed by Antoine Fuqua Written by Richard Wenk, Nic Pizzolatto, Akira Kurosawa (based on original screenplay) Starring: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Byung-hun Lee, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Peter Sarsgaard, Haley Bennett Arrrrgh!! Not another one! Not another freaking remake! Please,… Continue Reading “THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN ”
Directed by Michael Dudok de Wit Written by Michael Dudok de Wit (story), Pascale Ferran (screenplay) The Red Turtle is a dialogue free, experimental film whose quality obviously banks heavily on its presentation; the animation and especially the soundtrack and sound effects work. As… Continue Reading “THE RED TURTLE (La tortue rouge) ”
Directed by Matt Ross Written by Matt Ross Starring: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isler, Frank Langella, Kathryn Hahn Captain Fantastic is almost the perfect comedy, with a great variety of humour, drama, and infinitely interesting philosophical angles that make you think. It is… Continue Reading “CAPTAIN FANTASTIC (2016)”
Directed by Oliver Stone Written by Kieran Fitzgerald (screenplay), Oliver Stone (screenplay) Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Olyphant, Rhys Ifans This should have been one of those films that need to be seen. I can’t say I am a… Continue Reading “SNOWDEN (2016)”
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