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Daily Archives: October 10, 2015

Anomalisa is that rare film that mingles high ambition with near errorless achievement. Few directors, in this case two, Duke Johnson, and Charlie Kaufman (Synecdoche, New York), would have undertaken such a risky project, one hinging on a nominal sketch, basically, and complete it with such a stunning success. The most initially striking thing about Anomalisa is its form. It’s… Read more »

10 October 2015 | Reviews

So you’re looking for a horror film to watch this October 31st, and you’ve already seen Halloween, Friday The 13th and every other film with a date in the title. You even sat through Halloween: Resurrection, and were stunned when Busta Rhymes kicked down a door with the zinger, “Trick or treat, motherf**ker!” In terms of wit, verve and storytelling… Read more »

10 October 2015 | Features, Film Lists