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Recent reviews

  • A Royal Scandal

    A Royal Scandal


    Starts out quite funny. While it remains entertaining there isn't enough Lubitsch in it to keep it great.

  • Lust for Life

    Lust for Life


    While it is easy to look at LUST FOR LIFE as being too safe or having subtle direction by VINCENTE MINELLI or a miscast of KIRK DOUGLAS in comparison to the vastly superior AT ETERNITY'S GATE, one would be remiss to discount it so quickly. LUST FOR LIFE is telling a different aspect of Van Gogh's life than the more recent biopic. Douglas captures the more human aspects of Van Gogh while Dafoe shows us his chaotic side. Minelli isn't…

Popular reviews

  • Barry Lyndon

    Barry Lyndon


    Although I understand (i) why Kubrick used the zoom for emphasis and create movement where there is none, and ii) that Kubrick films always have the user seeing the director’s work,) the zoom did take me out of the picture each time it was used.  It both added to and took away from my experience.  Lyndon weaves period art, costumes, makeup, innovative candlelit scenes and great cinematography to tell its story.  Some critics of the film complain it is slow.…

  • The Witch

    The Witch


    What its like to live delicious

    US Netflix