This biographical sports drama focuses on the life of boxer, Mickey Ward and his family.
Although many critics say its success lay in the acting… 257 more words
So I heard something the other day that surprised me: celebrities are people too. I know, it shocked me as well! Sometimes they have good days, sometimes they have bad days. 351 more words
Hmm, where to start with Gone Girl? Let’s begin with me throwing my cards on the table- I’m not a fan of David Fincher. I’m not a fan of David Fincher in the same way that I’m not a fan of David O’Russell. 1,260 more words
American Hustle is a film defined by its excellent ensemble cast. Christian Bale is unrecognisable as tubby con-man Irving Rosenfeld. His partner in crime Sydney, played by the consistently superb Amy Adams, adopts a British accent and takes on the persona of ‘Lady Edith’ to aid in their crimes. 453 more words
Dir: David O. Russell
You can tell a lot about production companies by the way they advertise certain films. Case and point, David O. Russell’s The Silver Linings Playbook; strategically advertised on UK television screens and focusing on the films more romantic elements and dropping the last word from the title. 464 more words