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Nightcrawler - Review #14

Louis Bloom, the most ‘love-to-hate’-able sociopath playing with murder I’ve seen since Alex Delarge.

Nightcrawler, written and directed by Dan Gilroy, tells the story of Louis Bloom, a petty thief who takes on the job of ‘nightcrawling’, getting as much footage of crime scenes as possible and selling it to TV stations. 346 more words


Top 5 Natural Disaster Films

San Andreas looks like it will be the biggest disaster film of the year, so I decided to look at my favourite natural disaster films. I decided to leave out 2012 because it goes too far for me into the mental adventure film but I really do enjoy it all. 319 more words

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A €12 Million Koons Sculpture and DiCaprio's Banksy Sell for Charity at Cannes

Hollywood brought its obsession with contemporary art to France this week, as amFAR’s 22nd annual star-studded “Cinema Against AIDS” benefit hit the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, just around the corner from the Cannes Film Festival in France. 207 more words

Review - Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler is on Canadian Netflix, guys! I wanted to see this in theatres, but I think it passed me by because I wasn’t interested in it until it was moving out of theatres. 456 more words


Prisoners: A film and a few ideas

*Some spoilers for the film Prisoners lie ahead, although I’ve done my best to reduce them*

Storytelling is an incredible thing. It’s really like a whole universe in and of itself, where we consistently find and create fresh meaning even when it seems all the tropes, plots, settings and characters have been completely used up by storytellers past. 1,790 more words


Fantasy Acting League Round Five

Wow! Just wow! This month things get serious. I thought it was going to be a quiet week in the movies, because there hasn’t really been much that has caught my attention. 984 more words


Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw' Gets Star-Studded Private Screening at Cannes

Jake Gyllenhaal’s upcoming boxing movie “Southpaw” got an early, star-studded private screening at Cannes on Friday.

Adrien Brody, Michelle Rodriguez and Antonio Banderas were among the celebrities at the event aboard a private yacht. 223 more words