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Daily Archives: June 2, 2015

There are features that, in the collective unconscious, are typical of womankind : weakness, frailty, fickleness. Most of all, as trivial as it seems, what really makes a woman different from a man is motherhood: even nowadays, in a technologically and scientifically advanced world, the idea of pregnancy and giving birth keeps its original sense of mystery and inexplicableness. From… Read more »

02 June 2015 | Features, Film Lists

This list springs from Tom Hanks’ s latest appearance on The Late Late show, in which, in a dynamic pairing with James Corden, the couple showcased every Tom Hanks film in under seven minutes. In a flurry of wigs and smeared make up, the majority of Hanks’s career was laid before the watching public and it emphasised both the star’s… Read more »

02 June 2015 | Features, Film Lists

The classic 1940s/1950s era of film noir produced some true cinematic treasures such as Jacques Tourneur’s Out of the Past (1947), John Huston’s The Asphalt Jungle (1950) and Robert Aldrich’s Kiss Me Deadly (1955) among others. After that period passed, the grim heart of the great dark crime films of that era carried over into subsequent decades and continues to… Read more »

02 June 2015 | Features, Film Lists