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Cloud Atlas (2012, Andy Wachowski / Lana Wachowski / Tom Tykwer)


You have to admire the chutzpah of the utterly batshit Cloud Atlas even if you can’t stay on board with its entire nutty conceit, which is actually a bit less weird than it seems at first blush; its wild experiments are mostly easily pared down to stunt casting and jarring editing choices. 635 more words


Don't Be Embarrassed, I'm Not a Cinephile Either - 5 Movies I've Enjoyed And You Probably Will Too

Most cool, hipster millennials fancy themselves cinephiles, and are careful to admit what movies they like – it’s important to not be too mainstream, however when the movies get too artistic, they become painful to watch. 94 more words


Ten Interesting Non-Linear Movies

Like my post a while ago about time travel stories here, the idea isn’t to list the ten greatest non-linear stories.  Who could claim such a thing?  2,817 more words


Favourite films - Cloud Atlas

I was prompted to dust this off after hearing Hugh Grant interviewed by Simon Mayo on the BBC’s ‘flagship film programme’ Wittertainment. The actor was promoting The Rewrite, the latest in a long line of romantic comedies that have traded upon his charming, stuttering, upper class screen persona without stretching him as an actor. 1,191 more words


Run Lola Run (1998)

Run Lola Run the Tom Tykwer directed German thriller is a movie that is a genuinely refreshing cinematic experience. This 1998 cult classic was a ground breaking attempt in German cinema world. 229 more words

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