Tagged: Drama

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...

vortex film review

Vortex (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Vortex (2021) Directed by Gaspar Noé A giant, deafening step by contemporary cinema’s most divisive polemicist Gaspar Noé, the relentless...

the carabineers film review

The Carabineers (1963)

⭐⭐⭐⭐ (4 stars out of 5) The Carabineers (1963) Directed by Jean-Luc Godard One of the most decipherable Godardian fables, although not for that reason the...

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Flying Down to Rio (1933)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Flying Down to Rio (1933) Directed by Thornton Freeland Undeniably charming and musically exhilarating, its escapist aims are nevertheless too...

pleasure film review

Pleasure (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐½ (4½ stars out of 5) Pleasure (2021) Directed by Ninja Thyberg Devastating, deleterious, hard-edged and provocative yet founded with a visceral veracity that reverberates with...

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Santa Claus Has Blue Eyes (1966)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5)  Santa Claus Has Blue Eyes (1966) Directed by Jean Eustache No matter how much research is done, no matter how...

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Playdurizm (2020)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5) Playdurizm (2020) Directed by Gem Deger Screenwriters: Morris Stuttard (based on a story by Gem Deger) Cast: Austin Chunn, Gem...

Firestarter 2022 review

Firestarter (2022)

⭐½ (1½ stars out of 5) Firestarter (2022) Directed by Keith Thomas It seems that Firestarter simply resists being adaptable to the big screen. The disastrous...