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Film Reviews: Venus in Fur, Under the Skin

Check out my reviews for Venus in Fur and Under the Skin at the The Lumière Reader.


Top 5 Films of the Year So Far

I enjoy reading critic’s lists like this but I always find them a little irritating to construct due to the release schedules for the ‘prestige’ films. 478 more words


'Lucy' and the Evolution of Scarlett Johansson

Two and a half stars (out of four)
R (strong violence, disturbing images, sexuality)
90 minutes

“Lucy” is the exciting next step in the unlikely but intriguing evolution of Scarlett Johansson. 860 more words

"Lucy" Survives on Johansson Alone

The big name in all the ads for Lucy is Scarlett Johansson, and for good reason. Lucy just clobbered Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s brawnier, twice-as-expensive release… 734 more words

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Under The Skin: The Review

Director: Jonathan Glazer
Cast: Scarlett Johansson
Plot: A woman (Johansson) wanders around the city of Glasgow, picking up men and taking her back to her apartment, where they are harvested. 967 more words

Reviews From The Past

Lucy: Not Enough to Love---Movie

In one year’s time, Scarlett Johansson has been a disembodied voice in “Her,” an alien with little voice in “Under the Skin… 520 more words


"Is it worth paying for a ticket?": Under the Skin (2014)

Finally released in cinemas after ten years in development, Jonathan Glazer’s Under the Skin (2014) is a film that will stick in your mind for a very long time. 871 more words

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