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Justin Kurzel


  • Michael Fassbender as Macbeth
  • Marion Cotillard as Lady Macbeth
  • Paddy Considine as Banquo
  • Sean Harris as Macduff
  • Jack Reynor as Malcolm…
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Movie Reviews



I studied Russian for six years. So when a bunch of non-Russians affect Russian accents, I tend to find that distracting. This only was an issue for the trio of Shiv, Vlad, and Yegor. 729 more words


Macbeth (Justin Kurzel 2015)

and so anyway it turns out that the best thing about Macbeth (2015) is not Michael Fassbender’s chameleon-like performance, in which his face alternates, depending on the line and the lighting, with those of Christian Bale, Ralph Fiennes, Jamie Dornan, Eddie Izzard and others, nor is it the decision to have everyone mumble the dialogue in Scottish accents broad to the point of caricature, even the actors with actual Scottish accents, nor the instruction from the tourist board to film in some of the most beautiful places north of the border but in a bleak way so as simultaneously to attract wealthy tourists and discourage the other kind who used to go on cheap and sunny European holidays before Brexit, no, the best thing about… 87 more words


Review: The Girl With All The Gifts (15, 1hr 51mins)

What is it with me and horror films lately? I know Halloween has been and gone but I don’t normally follow a trend, especially when that trend is likely to give me nightmares! 742 more words

Film Fluff

MACBETH (2015, UK / France / USA)

MACBETH || 2015, UK / France / USA || Period Drama || Directed by – Justin Kurzel / Written by – Todd Louiso, Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie (based on the play by William Shakespeare) / Produced by – Jenny Borgars, Iain Canning, Olivier Courson, Laura Hastings-Smith, Danny Perkins, Rosa Romero, Tessa Ross, Emilie Sherman, Andrew Warren, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein / Music by – Jed Kurzel / Cinematography by – Adam Arkapaw / Editing by – Chris Dickens / Production design by – Fiona Crombie / Starring – Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Paddy Considine, Sean Harris, Jack Reynor, Elizabeth Debicki, David Thewlis / Running time: 113 mins. 486 more words


Shakespeare meets Shameless

Dead Man’s shoes‘ (2004) Co-written by Paddy Considine and Shane Meadows, directed by Shane Meadows.

Dead Mans Shoes is an emotionally gripping revenge tragedy, 690 more words

Miss You Already - Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Initial Thoughts

The draw here was all Toni Collette for me. Since The United States of Tara, I have always found her in these odd, but interesting movies, and I expected no less from this. 870 more words