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Blindspot 2015: Jacob's Ladder (1990)

I chose to place Jacob’s Ladder (1990, dir. Adrian Lyne) on my Blindspot Series list as I’d always heard people saying things to the effect of, “This film is a ripoff of… 791 more words

Film Grimoire

Lolita (1997)

What would a film blog be without some controversy? Ok, so I can’t take credit for this one.

If you aren’t already familiar with the story, I’ll give you a quick run down. 195 more words

Fatal Attraction

Film Title

Fatal Attraction

Director

Adrian Lyne

Starring

  • Michael Douglas as Dan Gallagher
  • Glenn Close as Alex Forrest
  • Anne Archer as Beth Gallagher

A torrid affair has terrifying repercussions for a lawyer when the other woman won’t let go in Fatal Attraction, a suitably infamous thriller that deeply unsettles and disturbs. 659 more words

Movie Reviews

Yakmala: Flashdance

In 1983, everybody saw Flashdance. Fucking everybody. Well, not me, because I was too young, but everyone else. It captured the zeitgeist — hell, it created large chunks of it — of the transformation of the grimy early ‘80s into the recognizable neon-drenched hairpocalypse we all know and presumably love. 1,339 more words

Projected Pixels And Emulsion

Unfaithful

Film Title

Unfaithful

Director

Adrian Lyne

Starring

  • Diane Lane as Connie Sumner
  • Richard Gere as Edward Sumner
  • Olivier Martinez as Paul Martel

Executed with style and erotic frisson from director Adrian Lyne, Unfaithful examines the price of a chance encounter between two people and the subsequently dangerous affair that begins. 692 more words

Movie Reviews

Secret Cinema

As you might have noticed, we don’t tend to do lists here at Shadowplay. I have, at various times in my life, enjoyed making lists, but now the internet is flooded with them, so I will only do lists if they can be complete rubbish, like… 1,096 more words

FILM

9 1/2 Weeks (1986)

There are factices of Guerlain Mitsouko perfume and Shalimar cologne, plus Jean Patou Joy perfume, at Bloomingdale’s. A poster for Cacharel Anaïs Anaïs is visible, too.

Screencap source.

Perfumes In Movies