THE INTERVIEW [2014]

written by jordan dodd The opening minutes of The Interview are some of the worst attempts at satire I have ever witnessed, the ‘Dave Skylark show’ a grossly unfunny and inept attempt at… Continue reading

TRASH [2014]

Directed by Stephen Daldry Written by Richard Curtis (screenplay), Andy Mulligan (novel) Starring: Rooney Mara, Martin Sheen, Wagner Moura written by jordan dodd A man is being chased. He is desperately running into… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC!

written by jordan dodd NB: The rough idea for this was lifted (somewhat) from moviemanjackson’s music and film mini-series. However after chatting to him, this feels like it will be a very different… Continue reading

A MOST VIOLENT YEAR [2014]

Directed and Written by J.C. Chandor Starring: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo  written by jordan dodd The smooth sounds of bass and brass begin this film, instantly setting the tone for the… Continue reading

CITIZENFOUR [2014]

Directed by Laura Poitras Starring: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney Are you a fan of F For Fake? Looking for the ultimate political documentary that, similar to F For Fake, will stand… Continue reading

INHERENT VICE [2014]

Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, Written by Thomas Pynchon (novel), Paul Thomas Anderson (screenplay) Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Reese Witherspoon, Benicio Del Toro, and Martin Short “Don’t worry, thinking comes later” –… Continue reading

BLINDSPOT SERIES ‘15: FEBUARY, MY FIRST ENTRY…

BLINDSPOTTED FOR THE FIRST TIME! Thanks to Ryan @ The Matinee, click here to keep up to date with the new 2015 series! Going chronologically backwards in my eccentric, slightly-OCD-like way, choosing movies… Continue reading

BIRDMAN: 2015 OSCAR NOMS ANALYSIS

Soooo, looking at other blogs, the Oscars are on it would seem… I wouldn’t know if a meteorite struck the earth, let alone the date of a film awards ceremony, so thank you,… Continue reading

HUMAN CAPITAL (Il capitale umano) [2014]

Directed by Paolo Virzì, Written by Stephen Amidon (novel), Paolo Virzì, Francesco Bruni and Francesco Piccolo (screenplay) Starring: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Matilde Gioli, Valeria Bruni Tedesch, Fabrizio Gifuni, Valeria Golino, Luigi Lo Cascio, Guglielmo Pinelli This stylish… Continue reading

BLINDSPOT 2015 – JUMPIN’ ON THE WAGON

Hosted by Ryan @ The Matinee ..Aaaand onto another blogathon bandwagon I jump! This series in particular intrigues me as it will have me watching films I should have seen years ago. Which… Continue reading