RSS feed for Sven

Favorite films

Recent activity

All films

Recent reviews

More
  • Happy Easter

    Happy Easter 1984

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Jul, 2015

    Jean Paul Belmondo is a suave ladies man. (Duh) In Joyeuses Pâques he is also happily married, which poses somewhat of a problem, but he manages to stay married and have all his flings elsewhere - including some friendly time with neighbors - and all goes well. Until Sophie Marceau appears, that is. Belmondo's wife is out of town and even though Belmondo doesn't want to jinx anything he is somehow forced to take his latest fling (Marceau, looking gorgeous…

  • Shall We Dance?

    Shall We Dance? 2004

    ★½ Watched 27 Jul, 2015

    Mild spoilers about romantic fluff below.

    Shall We Dance? is an utterly forgettable little romantic film about a man who is bored with life - and Susan Sarandon - and thinks J.Lo looks a lot more interesting. J.Lo works in a dance school, so said man joins the dance school and starts dancing. The hook is that there is to be no romance between Lopez and Gere just some tripe that there is to be rekindling the one time great…

Popular reviews

More
  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Oct, 2014 2

    It's probably good David Fincher made Alien 3 if only to confirm the fact that he is human after all.

    I am not quite sure what to say about Gone Girl other than pretty much acknowledging nay pledging my adulation for it right here. I want to say this isn't a perfect film, but I can't find any fault with it. From stars Ben Affleck - I never hated him, but after this i don't see why anyone still would…

  • What Dreams May Come

    What Dreams May Come 1998

    ★★★★ Watched 12 Aug, 2014

    There is no chance I am able to write an objective review after having seen a Robin Williams film now, but who cares about objectivity at a time like this.

    Minor spoilage included, proceed at your own risk.

    I have consciously avoided What Dreams May Come since its theatrical run,but I felt like this was as good a time as any as the sad plot might prove to be something of a cathartic experience for me. The story of doctor…