Michael Cera, Catherine Keener, Sally Hawkins and John Hawkes can’t save Charlie Kaufman’s “How and Why”… yet. Not yet. And so goes the life of 3-time Oscar nominated and 1-time Oscar wining screenwriter Charlie Kaufman. 942 more words
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“You and I share the same DNA.
Is there anything more lonely than that?”
― Charlie Kaufman, Adaptation, The Shooting Script
Being John Malkovich presents something of a challenge. On the one hand, it’s hard to reject a movie that tells such an outlandish story. Honestly, we have a story about a lonely puppeteer who gets a job at a crazy office and discovers a portal into the mind of John Malkovich. 1,556 more words
1999 was a banner year in film. It was filled with movies that were not only well-made and well-received, but whose importance is only heightened now that we have the power of hindsight to see just how groundbreaking they were. 1,230 more words
‘Why I Love’ is a new set of posts I will be writing to introduce some older, personal favourite films onto the site. Before now I only reviewed new releases straight from the cinema, so I hope people enjoy a more personal selection of my very favourite films. 1,033 more words