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Review: The Girl King (Kaurismäki, 2015)

Veteran Finnish filmmaker Mika Kaurismäki directs a vibrant Malin Buska in The Girl King, a biopic about Christina, the famous 17th century Swedish queen. The film briefly sketches out Christina’s childhood, from her departure from her (possibly insane) mother ( 740 more words


New European air dates for 100 code

The Nordic crime noir by Bobby Moresco, starring Dominic Monaghan, has been picked up by other countries around Europe. The series has been getting good reviews so far (in Sweden and Germany where it aired first), so… 171 more words

Dominic Monaghan

Movie Review: John Wick (2014)

Plot: An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him

Rating: 8/10

I’ve been on such a Keanu Reeves roll lately (Zoë and I were having way too much cheesy fun on my visit to her! 405 more words


John Wick (2014)

Directed by Chad Stahleski and David Leitch, starring; Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen, Willem Dafoe and Adrianne Palicki. An Ex-Hitman is forced out of retirement when a group of gangsters invade his house and take everything from him. 467 more words


Review: The Girl in the Book (Cohn, 2015) - MVFF 2015

In The Girl in the Book, Alice Harvey (Emily VanCamp as adult Alice, Ana Mulvoy-Ten as young Alice) is a downtrodden assistant editor who, in addition to working the slush pile at her publishing firm, also has the unglamorous responsibility of running personal errands for her jerk of a boss. 474 more words


John Wick: Made by stunt men for stunt men

I’d like to start with a bit of background in order to understand where this side of my obsession comes from.  Five years ago I started Kung Fu at university, that spiraled into weapons training, film fighting and gun courses and a desperate desire to be a stunt woman.   935 more words