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Fatal Attraction (1987)

Fatal Attraction
Directed by Adrian Lyne
Written by James Dearden based on his short film.
(number 351)

Here’s another film which you hear a lot about without actually seeing it. 749 more words


Silk: Nine and a Half Weeks

Have you ever brought up a film and mentally compared it to a type of fabric? We do watch films with relateability in mind. We relate a feeling we get from a film to a feeling we have had before. 163 more words

Film Review

Jacob’s Ladder

Jacob’s Ladder (1990, imdb)
Horror, Nightmare
Directed by Adrian Lyne
Written by Bruce Joel Rubin

I recently found out that they are remaking this movie. 227 more words


Nine 1/2 weeks / 9½ Weeks (1986)

You know, I can never get over how boyishly cute Mickey Rourke used to be in the 80s, before he went through that whole midlife crisis phase of his where he decided to start boxing professionally at the ripe age of being nearly forty years old. 1,054 more words

Watched Movie

The Hitchhiker's Guide to Horror Films: Make love not war

It’s often through horror that we are allowed to process and reclaim taboo or traumatic subjects, and it’s precisely for that reason that war, genocide, and violent oppression seem tailor made for the horror film treatment. 547 more words

The Hitchhiker's Guide

Lolita (1997)

There are very few films that I can count, less certainly than the fingers on both hands, that I can truly say I am able to watch at any time. 1,676 more words


Lolita: the adaptations

For half a century, readers have qualmed about their feelings towards Lolita‘s protagonist. Humbert is a paedophile who personally addresses us through riveting, Shakespearian-like, elastic prose. 1,313 more words