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  • The Devil's Candy

    The Devil's Candy

    ★★★½

    The Devil's Candy is an intriguing mix of traditional horror and a David Lynch style dark, surreal atmosphere. I liked a number of touches, such as the estranging cinematographic compositions and the use of rapid cuts to alternate between a bloody murder and the creation of a painting.

    On a negative note, the concept of a possessed killer playing metal music on an electric guitar sounds cool, but it diminished the horror experience for me by adding a dubiously whimsical…

  • A Street Cat Named Bob

    A Street Cat Named Bob

    ★★★½

    A Street Cat Named Bob is a charming feel-good film, despite the drug addiction drama. The cats who play Bob are bad-asses, remaining calm in the middle of big city public places. My cat would totally hyperventilate in such a scenario, and I would be utterly worried about her.

    If you're a cat lover, you will undoubtedly appreciate A Street Cat Named Bob.

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  • Antichrist

    Antichrist

    ★★★★★

    Antichrist left quite an impression on me. The level of creativity and originality in this movie is rare and comparable with masterpieces like Eraserhead by David Lynch.

    Let me start by stating that this movie is clearly one of those 'either you love it or hate it' cases. The explicit sexual content and unconventional approach to horror is definitely not suitable for Hollywood aficionados.

    Lars von Trier proves he is a true maestro in establishing a very effective feeling of…

  • Captain Phillips

    Captain Phillips

    ★★★★

    Great movie, with top class performances by both Tom Hanks and the Somalian actors. A tense drama that leaves you on the edge of your seat, with the added dimension of the film being based on a true story, although you wish these things wouldn't happen for real.