Alliance Francaise French Film Festival 2015

“The nation’s most sparkling film event, the Alliance Française French Film Festival, will return for its 26th annual season around Australia from early march until mid-April 2015. For its 26th season, Artistic Director… Continue reading

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