Posts Tagged ‘julia stiles’

Closed Circuit (2013)

Closed Circuit (2013)
No exit, government in charge John Crowley’s Closed Circuit gets you all poised for a fast, exciting legal thriller. It starts literally with a bang, a terrorist’s bomb set off in London’s Borough Market, under the eyes of dozens of surveillance cameras, killing over a hundred people....
October 31st, 2013 | Film Reviews | Read More

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Silver Linings Playbook is a romantic comedy that happens to focus on a number of people who have mental health problems. The fact that it balances the romance with the gentle humour with one of the best depictions of bipolar disorder I have seen onscreen is quite a feat indeed, but, then again, director...
February 5th, 2013 | Film Reviews | Read More

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Long shots David O. Russell dips further into the mainstream and accessible but still with an original touch in Silver Linings Playbook, a romance between two mental patients freshly out on their own and making a go at living healthy lives. The heart of the movie is the constant encounters of this pair...
November 20th, 2012 | Feature, Film Reviews | Read More

The Omen Pentology (1976 – 2006)

The Omen Pentology (1976 – 2006)
I don’t think I need to say too much about The Omen before moving on to review the movies in the series. It’s a very particular type of horror movie but it’s quite possibly the best of that type and stands tall as yet another classic of the genre. So let me just begin with […]
October 31st, 2011 | Feature, Spotlight | Read More