Directed and Written by Alex Garland Starring: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac There is no doubt that I have been one lazy sod, waiting over a month to go watch this, a film I’d been looking forward to for a long time. I… Continue Reading “EX MACHINA ”
Directed by Ariel Kleiman, Written by Sarah Cyngler, Ariel Kleiman Starring: Vincent Cassel, Nigel Barber, Jeremy Chabriel In yet another high quality Australian movie, Vincent Cassell is Gregori, a man who is sheltering people in his compound from a bleak outside world. This isn’t… Continue Reading “PARTISAN ”
I feel I must preface this piece by separating this record from most other soundtracks. There is no classical music to be found here, nor are there many pre-existing songs. No, thanks to the immense talent drafted by the Coens, this is an album… Continue Reading “MONDAY @ THE MUSIC: INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS OST”
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 entire movie. Stylish and subdued, despite the title this is a… Continue Reading “A MOST VIOLENT YEAR ”
Directed By Hossein Amini, Written by Hossein Amini (screenplay), Patricia Highsmith (novel) Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac The plot and the acting/characters save this movie, as it could have been incredibly bland. To be fair though, it is very much a throwback… Continue Reading “THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY ”
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