Celluloid Dimension

Carnival Story (1954)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Carnival Story (1954) Directed by Kurt Neumann Raunchy and contrived, and vaguely beguiling when you get carried away by its...

The Conspiracy of Torture (1969)

⭐⭐⭐⭐ (4 stars out of 5) The Conspiracy of Torture (1969) Directed by Lucio Fulci Only someone as sensationalist, showy and suggestive as the flamboyant poet...

Nope film review

Nope (2022)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5) Nope (2022) Directed by Jordan Peele Nope’s wayward, sometimes even whimsical, dramatic architecture never reaches the complexity of its concepts,...

Ménilmontant (1926)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Ménilmontant (1926) Directed by Dimitri Kirsanoff This impressionistic and spasmodic avant-garde film by the unsung genius and leading exponent of...

orphan: first kill review

Orphan: First Kill (2022)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Orphan: First Kill (2022) Directed by William Brent Bell This crazy prequel does not exactly travel to the demented origins...

Orphan 2009 film review

Orphan (2009)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Orphan (2009) Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra “Psychopathic kids” or “diabolical kids” have been present in fictional stories since memorable times,...

Four Steps in the Clouds (1942)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Four Steps in the Clouds (1942) Directed by Alessandro Blasetti Incredible to think that this dramedy so asynchronous in rhythm...

Elvis (2022)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Elvis (2022) Directed by Baz Luhrmann There are not a few, but several particular moments in this festive hymn to...

swamp water 1941 film review

Swamp Water (1941)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Swamp Water (1941) Directed by Jean Renoir You can almost taste the discomfort and restraint that Jean Renoir’s immeasurable talent...