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Financial abuse: The hidden form of domestic violence

On the surface, it seems so obvious – if your partner is hurting you, the easiest way to stop it is to get away from them. 536 more words


Review: Greek auteur Yorgos Lanthimos takes a step back with The Killing of a Sacred Deer


At his best, director Yorgos Lanthimos is singular in the cinema landscape. Not afraid of making his audiences uncomfortable, Lanthimos often plumbs the depths of the hypocrisies and paradoxes of modern day life, challenging our notions of love, family and morality. 895 more words


"The Killing of a Sacred Deer"



You either love him or hate him, and I am a big fan of director Yorgos Lanthimos. I feel like this is an important fact to disclose before launching into my review of his latest film, “The Killing of A Sacred Deer.” If you’re unfamiliar with Lanthimos’s work and you aren’t the type of viewer who appreciates the abstract or being challenged by film, you may want to stop reading here. 546 more words

2017 Film Reviews

2017 Gotham Independent Film Awards Red Carpet Wish List Part 1

Now that we have the kick off of awards season behind us with the 2017 Hollywood Film Awards and the Academy Governors Awards we are picking up steam on the race to the 2018 Academy Awards. 862 more words

Red Carpet Wish List

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Directed By: Yorgos Lanthimos
Written By: Yorgos Lanthimos and Efthymis Filippou
Starring: Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sunny Suljic

If one is unsure if the latest from the macabre, unworldly, swirling blackhole that is the imagination of Yorgos Lanthimos is for them, they’ll know for certain within a single frame. 1,088 more words


“Yorgos Lanthimos’ psychological thriller is something of a fable, rich with metaphors and mythological parallels.”

Wayward Wolf.

For those of you that have seen Yorgos Lanthimos’ previous outing, … 532 more words

"The Killing of a Sacred Deer" Review

Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Killing of a Sacred Deer is not an easy film to watch. The performances are often monotone and expressionless. The soundtrack is aggressively loud. 406 more words

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