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Ex Machina

Synopsis: Alex Garland, writer of 28 Days Later and Sunshine, makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, EX MACHINA.

Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an internet-search giant, wins a competition to spend a week at the private mountain estate of the company’s brilliant and reclusive CEO, Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac). 1,645 more words


Terminator 2: Shocking Dark OR Aliens 2 OR Alienators? You Decide : A Review

Claudio Fragasso has written films such as Monster Dog with Alice Cooper and the infamous Troll 2 (that actually did not contain any trolls and had no relation to the first… 1,008 more words


Ashes to Ashes: A Review of Christian Petzold's 'Phoenix'

How is it possible that other than the Village Voice‘s always insightful Stephanie Zacharek, practically none of the best film critics have recognized Christian Petzold’s  730 more words


Python Night - 30 Years of Monty Python

Synopsis: In a collection of rare sketches and previously unreleased Monty Python material, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and various guests showcase the much-loved brand of Python comedy. 962 more words


Pardon Mon Affaire (1976)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Married man wants hottie.

Etienne (Jean Rochefort) is a mild mannered, middle aged man who has lived a practical lifestyle both with his marriage and career and then one day goes absolutely gaga over a beautiful model named Charlotte (Anny Duperey) that he spots by chance in a parking garage. 764 more words


Welcome To New York - Abel Ferrara Excellent Charecter Study - 4 out of 5 Stars

Abel Ferrara is more of a European filmmaker than he is an American one.  For one, his movies are compiled in very long shots which are not usually seen in Hollywood or even in American independent cinema. 202 more words

Movie Reviews

Like Father, Like Son--an Excellent Movie

I saw a good movie recently, Like Father, Like Son. It’s a Japanese movie (2013) about a father and mother who learn that their five-year-old child is not their own. 364 more words