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Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

Darth Vader. Hannibal Lecter. Frank Booth. Hans Landa. You remember your favourite film villains because they make it so difficult to hate them despite the bad that they do. They are complex with very slight signs of sympathy; even someone like Frank Booth has a candid moment with his lipstick-coated monologue that sends people straight to hell. Like all other… Read more »

03 August 2017 | Features, Other Lists

There are plenty of times when someone finishes watching a movie and they know they just witnessed something great, and it is only natural for that person to extol the almost spiritual power of that film. They may be asked “What is it about?” “Why is it so great?” Sometimes, they may be able to answer these questions with no… Read more »

03 August 2017 | Features, Film Lists

When one thinks of contemporary successful mainstream movie directors, Nicolas Winding Refn’s name might not immediately come to mind, with the likes of David Fincher and Christopher Nolan taking up most of the spotlight and generating most successes. However, Refn, who was born in Denmark but spent a few years of his youth living in New York, most certainly commands… Read more »

03 August 2017 | Features, Film Lists