‘The Homesman’ is a wonderful western that will surely stick with you.
Tommy Lee Jones has created a strange film, one that teeters between horror, melodrama, and buddy film. Deep down ‘The Homesman’ is a character study and a western at heart, and its haunting music and cinematography make this abundantly clear.
Even though the film performs a bait and switch with its protagonist, the women are the real backbone of the film, and the harshness of their world is…
Part of my ongoing quest to randomly draw and watch all 23 James Bond canon films leading up to the release of 'Spectre'.
Entry #11 'Goldfinger':
Cold Open – Starts with a silent mini mission in which Bond blows up a drug lord’s base, gets the best of a femme fatale, then electrocutes someone. (5/5 bathtubs)
Titles – The title song is one of the best and so are the titles. The gold dipped body is iconic, and makes an…
Works as a spy film, action film, revenge film, and siege film. Does a good job at taking relatively small stakes (for a Bond film), and blowing them up on a grander scale. So easily digestible, this film is fun to watch, has the just the right amount of humor, and is the best looking Bond film ever.