Grand Piano falls into some of the pitfalls of the thriller genre, so self-righteously obsessed with being stylish that it cuts the tension into little pieces and smears them all over the screen. But it's got an interesting premise, good actors and some fine music.
Tom Selznick (Elijah Wood) was an up-and-coming concert pianist and the tutor of a master, but he broke down in stage fright five years ago while playing said master's most difficult piece, La Cinquette. Tonight…
I had seen the striking poster for The Rocketeer many times but didn't know much about what type of movie it was. Turns out it's a Disney superhero movie, long before The Avengers hit the screens.
In Los Angeles in 1938, two mobsters steal a rocket powered jetpack from Howard Hughes, and it ends up in the hands of a young pilot. He uses it to become The Rocketeer, a rocket powered superhero, while courting a young actress. But she…
"Worth dying for. Worth killing for. Worth going to Hell for."
To celebrate the first trailer for the long-awaited sequel A Dame To Kill For, I thought it was time to revisit the first Sin City. I may not froth at the mouth over it as much as some (when it was new I remember someone on a forum claiming to have seen it around 7 times in the theatre, that's dedication!), but it's still a very confident and stylish…