MOVIE REVIEW: ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER (1999)

This is a part of my Pedro Almodovar Marathon. I honestly didn’t know I could plan this better. With the weekend past being mother’s day and this month’s upcoming Blindspot (still preparing to watch) being All About Eve this film was somewhat perfectly placed to buffer between all these things. Manuela (Cecilia Roth) is the single mother … Continue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER (1999)”

MOVIE REVIEW: A LATE QUARTET (2012)

The film begins with us hearing Peter (Christopher Walken) talking about Beethoven’s Opus 131 to his students. He explains that Beethoven had expressed his wishes that the piece of music, to be his personal favourite which has seven movements, was to be played without pause and at a “attack” pace. Peter goes on to explain … Continue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: A LATE QUARTET (2012)”