Matt Turner ★★★★★
'The bombs we plant in each other are ticking away.'
Every frame of this could be printed and hung. Just the most meticulously composed, exquisitely framed images.
Films with intertwining…
davidehrlich ★½ 5
a handsome but thoroughly laughable CGI-laden Lea Seydoux perfume ad. characters more strained than corsets. Seydoux is lovely but Gans is a hack and a half... major JACK THE GIANT…
Brief Notes on Nymphomaniac (Volumes 1 and 2)
In Nymphomaniac, we get Lars as both the audacious libertine and sniggering schoolboy. But we also get the director as a theorist;…
Gareth Simms ★★★★★
An achingly beautiful depiction of unconsummated love, this is Scorsese at the absolute apex of his artistry. The director skillfully adapts Wharton's naturalist prose with mise-en-scene that rivals Kubrick's Barry…
Genre perfection, a major work.
Glenn Heath Jr.