This is Quentin Tarantino’s eighth feature film, his’ second — third if you count Inglorious Basterds — western, and quite possibly his best. It’s hard for me not to feel like a broken record at times when it comes to the work of Tarantino, but I love his work. I’m mostly worried that I will easily … Continue reading ““THE HATEFUL EIGHT” IS PERFECTION IN THE WEST”
In 2015 we already saw the live action remake of Disney’s Cinderella, where the tale of a young woman who found herself under the thumbs of her cruel step mother and step sisters kept her hidden away and suffering unable to escape. As I watch on with what I’d like to look at as David … Continue reading ““JOY” PLAYS WHIMSEY AND SERIOUS WEIRD”
2015 is officially over and it’s good to brush it all off with officially saying what I loved the most. I’ve already posted the collection TUMP top ten recording as well as my favourite films I saw while trudging through film cannon last year. I ask you guys to check those out. However, if you’re … Continue reading “TOP 20 FILMS OF 2015”
The film opens with statistics and facts of gun violence in the city of Chicago. Then we are played a song which the lyrics are written on the screen for us — in case we don’t understand — about the city of Chi-Raq. We are primed to have ourselves illuminated as Spike Lee sets the scene for … Continue reading ““CHI-RAQ” IS STYLIZED NONSENSE”
This episode is our last before the new year. Next week we’ll be talking about our favourite films of the year gone by. But until then hear our discussion of this German thriller Goodnight Mommy and as we discuss all other highlights of the year gone by that aren’t out top films of 2015.