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Lawless (2012)

Lawless (2012) - Crime, Drama

Directed by: John Hillcoat

Starring: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Guy Pearce, Jason Clarke, Jessica Chastain, Dane DeHaan 528 more words


Lawless, review

I’ve seen John (The Road) Hillcoat’s Lawless two or three times now and if you are yet to see it make it one to watch. 521 more words


Review(s): The Road and Lawless

The Road

Following 2007’s brilliant Cormac McCarthy adaptation No Country for Old Men, and faced with the decision of what to do with your fancy new McCarthy adaptation, the best, most exciting decision you could possibly make would be hiring John Hillcoat, the man who made… 1,462 more words


Re-Reading Cormac McCarthy's 'The Road'

I’m re-reading Cormac McCarthy‘s The Road in preparation for discussing it with my students next week. It has been an interesting experience.

First, I am struck by how new the book seems on this second reading. 496 more words


Young Ones (2014)

These days future-set postapocalyptic fables are so common that anything such a movie can do to make the idea fresh and original is more than welcome. 639 more words


The Road I Wish I Had not Taken

I actually sat through a movie about a post-apocalyptic world. The characters were called Man, Boy, Woman. There was no explanation, that I could hear, of what brought about the apocalypse. 301 more words