Searching For Sugar Man

2012 Directed by Malik Bendjelloul Documentary Imagine having the status equal to that of Paul McCartney in England, but in a country on the other side of the world and having no idea about it. Two versions of you, one that has slipped in to obscurity where you slogged away to make a name and … Continue reading

Batman: What Next?

And there you have it people, Nolan’s trilogy has just reached its brilliant climax. Three films that were each better than the one before. All other Batman films have been blown out of the water, along with probably all other superhero movies. So, with a Justice League movie coming for 2015 which obviously needs Batman, … Continue reading

The Prey

2011 Directed by Eric Valette – Written by Laurent Turner and Luc Bossi Starring: Albert Dupontel, Alice Taglioni, Stéphane Debac and Sergi López Off to France anyone? Always a good destination for a cinema lover. This is definitely one for the action fans out there. Take a few characters who can survive and do only … Continue reading

Detachment

2011 Directed by Tony Kaye – Written by Carl Lund Starring: Adrien Brody, Marcia Gay Harden, James Caan and Christina Hendricks From the director of American History X (1998), Tony Kane, and the writer of nothing, Carl Lund, comes this rather interesting piece that has gotten a fair bit of attention and recognition in the … Continue reading

The Amazing Spider-Man

2012 Directed by Marc Webb – Written by James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent and Steve Kloves Starring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Rhys Ifans Film economy. Routine clean up, film economy is completely different than trying to cram too much in to a film; cramming is bad and can ruin a film, film economy is using … Continue reading