Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice: adapting Pynchon’s comedy and atmosphere

By Alex Gougeon  Inherent Vice (2014) Neo-Noir, Crime-Comedy Based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Pynchon Written/Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh...

Ida: Pawel Pawliskowski’s must-see masterpiece

  By Steve Pipps We still have at least seven months before the 2016 movies start really rolling in. No, now is the time we...

Ryan Gosling’s Lost River: A Neo-Noir Near Future

Review: Lost River (2014) Drama/Neo-Noir Written/Directed by: Ryan Gosling Starring: Christina Hendricks, Iain De Caestecker, Saoirse Ronan, Matt Smith They say: “imitation is the sincerest form of flattery,”...

The Thomas Crown Affair and Windmills of the Mind

The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) Director: Norman Jewison Written by: Allen Trustman Starring: Steve McQueen, Faye Dunaway Music: Michel Legrand Featured Song: ‘Windmills of Your Mind’ Anyone who saw The...

Lost Together: The Lost Boys’ Enduring Sparkle

By Jacqueline Howell The Lost Boys is having a moment. As the 2000s trudge on growing more dystopian on screen and off, with depressed supermen who...

Len & Company / This Must Be the Place: Retiring Gracefully from Rock &...

By coincidence, we viewed the films Len & Company and This Must Be the Place back to back. It turned out that they were apt...

Movie Night: Starlet

By Justin Rawana Starlet (2012) Written/Directed by: Sean Baker Starring: Dree Hemingway, Besedka Johnson, Stella Maeve, and James Ransone Written and directed by Sean Baker (Prince of Broadway,...

Weekend Links & News Round Up

Time to launch our new weekend feature from where we round up news & links from all over the web that may be silly...

Movie Night: A Most Violent Year

By Justin Rawana Written/Directed by: J.C. Chandor Starring: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, and David Oyelowo There’s a scene in Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather where everything changes...

Weekend Links & News Round Up

Weekend news is our new weekend feature where we round up news & links of the past week and curated from our favourite, noteworthy and...

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