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CA Lejeune

Caroline Alice Lejeune was a pioneer in the world of film criticism – one of the first to review films for a newspaper, and very probably the first woman to take up the trade. 41 more words


Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Director; Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Writers; Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bó
Actors; Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, Naomi Watts

Synopsis; Failed actor, and former star of superhero franchise Birdman, Riggan tries to keep his Broadway production from falling apart despite constant setbacks. 460 more words


The Most Underrated Filipino Movie Classics: The 70's

*****First of all, allow me some time to patronize and congratulate myself for the timely resurrection of this blog. I can’t believe that it has been two and a half years since my last post – my fault entirely. 1,097 more words


REVIEW - Jack Strong (2014)

FilmJuice have my review of Wladyslaw Pasikowski’s historical espionage thriller Jack Strong, which is out in the UK on Monday. Set during the final decades of the Cold War, the film tells the story of a real-life Polish officer who came to realise that the Soviet Union would quite happily turn Poland into a radioactive wasteland if it meant protecting themselves from a Western invasion. 958 more words


"Focus": Film Review

Con artists are not lacking for terrific movies about them. Audiences were treated to a slew of them in the early 70s, starting with Joseph Mankiewicz’s masterful… 1,222 more words

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The Great Gatsby

Director; Baz Luhrman
Writers; Baz Luhrman, Craig Pierce
Actors; Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Toby Maguire, Elizabeth Debicki, Joel Edgerton

Synopsis; Nick Carraway retells the events of the summer he spent among the elite of New York in 1922 where he first became acquainted with a man called Gatsby. 475 more words


cinema revival via the wexner center for the arts

tomorrow marks the first day of the cinema revival a five-day film festival dedicated to film restoration at the wexner center for the arts.

promo for the festival… 56 more words

Film Criticism