To my surprise, the last few movies I’ve reviewed for this blog have included positive representations of mental illnesses, with relatively minor issues.
This week’s movie, … 900 more words
“Sometimes you have to do something unforgivable, just to be able to go on living.”
This line, uttered by Michael Fassbender’s Carl Jung near the conclusion of David Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method, is indicative of the film’s gravity and ambition. 1,311 more words
Dir. David Cronenberg. Starring Michael Fassbender, Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen
In love and psychoanalysis, where one rests relative to one’s partner is of vital importance. Throughout the film, Jung (Fassbender) and Spielrein (Knightley) switch places relative to one another befitting just those concepts. 2,428 more words