Love this: https://youtu.be/JdoWJywrOuw Not sure I can wait for December for the conclusion of the Skywalker saga!
Green Book wins best film. Cue lots of arguing about race and the academy. I personally think it's a really good film. I can see why it will get criticised but I still think it deserves to be up there with the other movies. Great acting and script. Great to see Olivia Coleman and Mahershala... Continue Reading →
My sister in law gave me this excellent birthday present. One hundred movies to watch. Idea being that you scratch off the panel of a movie when you have seen it. So here comes the dilemma. I have seen the majority of the films so do I start again and only mark them off as... Continue Reading →
Only one film I want to recommend! On Film 4 Saturday is The Neon Demon. From the director of Drive, a nightmarish tale of the fashion industry. Great soundtrack, amazing visuals and vampiric hints. Not everyone will go with the pace of it but I loved it. Has a bit of David Lynch about it... Continue Reading →
I have a slight backlog of reviews to catch up on so here goes with some quick summary reviews: Green Book (2019)- Dir Peter Farrelly https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uC-_Gon2p9M Staring Vigo Mortensen (Lord of the Rings) and Mahershala Ali (Moonlight) comes a road story of a surprising friendship. This has attracted a lot of awards attention (including... Continue Reading →
So bit of a surprise that Roma won! I shall have to give it another watch. Also: Best Actor - Rami Malek 🤔 Best Actress - Olivia Coleman 👍 Best Supporting Actress - Rachel Weisz 👍 Best Supporting Actor - Mahershala Ali 👍 Best Director - Alfonso Cuaron 👍
A treat for you today. A review from Adam (see link below for his short stories) from "Adams Cult Corner": The story of Mary and Elizabeth is pretty well known, so I wasn’t expecting many shock twists and turns in this latest retelling of the tale of two sisters. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5l8cvuo7IA First, the good bits. It... Continue Reading →
Adam McKay follows up the brilliant The Big Short with another stinging comic look at an American scandal. This time the rise to power of Dick Cheney. Starring Christain Bale (The Dark Knight, The Prestige), Amy Adams (Man of Steel, Arrival), Sam Rockwell (Moon) and Steve Carell (The Big Short, Beautiful Boy). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSGFt6w0wok The... Continue Reading →