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  • Kedi

    Kedi

    This was always going to get a free pass from anyone who likes cats. It's beautifully put together though, and almost as much about Istanbul and the people there.

    I'd love to see a version of this made in every major city in the world.

  • Miracle Mile

    Miracle Mile

    ★★★★★

    First thing that gripped me were some lovely shots that seemed almost unreal, like concept art. Paired with the beautiful, beautiful score by Tangerine Dream, this film cast a spell early. 30 minutes in and I was already sure that I loved it. I just had to hope it wouldn't let me down before it ended. It didn't. Not even close. I found myself getting very emotional not only because of what was happening in the film, but because of…

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  • Bean

    Bean

    I have a very bad memory, and that depresses me. When friends are talking about funny stories from their youth, I love hearing them, and always want to share my own. But I can't remember them. Sometimes people even tell me funny stories I played a vital role in. It's all news to me. "Did that happen?" I ask. They can't believe I don't remember. "Oh yeah, I remember now!" I lie. It's so bad that I've gotten to the…

  • Memories

    Memories

    Wow.

    Remember Virgin Megastores? Remember HMV? Remember Golden Discs? Two anime DVDs seemed to be a constant staple in their World Cinema sections for years. This and Metropolis. I must have picked up the box for Memories over 100 times in my life. Never bought it. I think the fact that it was always in stock made me suspect it wasn't that good. I regret that now, because I definitely would have loved this back then. It's hard to review…