The Upside

2019 STX Films/Lantern Entertainment Directed by Neil Burger Produced by Todd Black/Jason Blumenthal/Steve Tisch Screenplay by Jon Hartmere Based on “The Intouchables” Cinematography by Stuart Dryburgh Edited by Naomi Geraghty Music by Rob Simonsen There are some things in this country we never get tired of. Football. Junk food. Gossip about celebrities. Porn. Zombies. Netflix. […]

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Aquaman

2018 Warner Bros. Pictures/DC Films/The Safran Company/Cruel and Unusual Films Directed by James Wan Produced by Peter Safran/Rob Cowan Screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick/Will Beall Story by Geoff Johns/James Wan/Will Beall Aquaman created by Mort Weisinger and Paul Norris There’s this thing I like to do after I see a movie like AQUAMAN as I’m […]

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Lion

2016 See-Saw Films/Screen Australia/Aquarius Films/Screen Australia/Sunstar Entertainment/Narrative Capital/The Weinstein Company Directed by Garth Davis Produced by Iain Canning/Angie Fielder/Emile Sherman Screenplay by Luke Davies Based on “A Long Way Home” by Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose There are a number of movies that I’m glad I saw mainly because of the sheer emotional wallop they […]

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Dogville

2003                            Canal+France 3 Cinema/Lion’s Gate Entertainment Written and Directed by Lars Von Trier Produced by Vibeke Windelov Lars Von Trier is a director whose work I’ve enjoyed for a whole lot of years now.  His movies aren’t easy to sit through and they defy conventional description and indeed, I’ve tried explaining some of the plots […]

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