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Daily Archives: April 13, 2016

When was the last time you saw a good movie starring Nicolas Cage? Not a so-bad-it’s-good movie, not a bad movie in which his crazy performance is enjoyable more as a meme-making machine then as anything else, but a genuinely good movie. It’s been a while, I’m guessing. The Oscar-winning Californian actor, a nephew of legendary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola… Read more »

13 April 2016 | Features, Film Lists

There are many things that define us as human beings, but the world we live in cannot really be understood without remembering the fact that we are deeply emotional beings. Our entire history has been constructed over two essential pillars: emotion and reason, expressed as art and science. There is a sort of dialectical contradiction in our nature, a fight… Read more »

13 April 2016 | Features, Film Lists

If Colin Farrell is the heart throb, Liam Neeson the action star, Michael Fassbender the credible leading man, then Brendan Gleeson must be the greatest Irish character actor. He is to Ireland what John Goodman or Stanley Tucci are to America and Ben Wishaw is to England, a reliable face, a strong actor, a reliable figure and an asset to… Read more »

13 April 2016 | Features, Film Lists