Suddenly the obituary count is once again ratchetting up with the same rapidity as it was doing at the beginning of this benighted year. In the past weekend, we have lost Caroline Aherne, Michael Cimino and Elie Weisel, and now it’s the turn of Robin Hardy. 679 more words
A haunting film that’s terrifying, meaningful and pretentious in equal parts.
Don’t Look Now is a film which has been sitting at the top of my watchlist for years… as a film-maker and film lover it is a film which I have heard people (reviewers, friends, successful filmmakers) going on about for about as long as I can remember and this ‘hype’ has always, rather strangely put me off. 230 more words
This year, the Gothic Reading Group celebrated its fifth year with a host of psychological, spectral tales. The theme of the year (unintentionally) seems to have been ancient magics and twist endings. 1,184 more words