Film

30/04/07

Trainspotting creators, director Danny Boyle and producer Andrew MacDonald have once again collaborated with author Alex Garland (The Beach, 28 Days Later) for their latest film Sunshine. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

30/04/07

With the recent Virginia Tech massacre I’m not sure what I find more disturbing: a society that produces a never-ending stream of massacres, or that the same society refuses to examine why they are happening. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

23/04/07

There were many good reasons to see The Good German. A substantial part of my film education involved watching Alfred Hitchcock dodge the production code (an archaic moral code imposed by censors in the 1950s and before that prohibited swearing, nudity, kisses lasting longer than three seconds, or even showing two people in bed together [...]

23/04/07

Paramount April 8, 10 With the sham trial and conviction of David Hicks, attention has been on with what Amnesty International has called “the gulag of our times,” – Guantánamo Bay Prison. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

23/04/07

Fans of French comedy will need no prompting to see this delightful and hilarious film. The latest instalment in screen legend Charlotte Rampling’s career renaissance sees Antoine de Caunes directing her opposite French star Jean Rochefort. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

23/04/07

The talk of the film world this year has been all about a Spanish fantasy film called Pan’s Labyrinth, winner of three Oscars. Crawling slowly for the first half with tedious close ups, things eventually get a lot darker. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

02/04/07

World Cinema Showcase 2007: Paramount April 1 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

02/04/07

World Cinema Showcase: Paramount April 8,10 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

02/04/07

Set in Cuba, Habana Blues follows the story of Ruy, a father of two, whose relationship with his wife is suffering due to his music commitments, and Tito, who can’t wait to get out of his rum-drinking, cigar smoking grandmother’s house and leave Cuba. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this