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ICYMI: Psycho for Shia

Shia LaBeouf did another art performance piece, and it was actually really enlightening for him. He went in worried fans would “light him on fire” but… 2,372 more words
ICYMI: The Best Of Posts You Might Have Missed

"Effie Gray" - Review.

In the Victorian Period, a nineteen year old Effie Gray marrying a much older man doesn’t really place her out of the ordinary. Like most women of the time who were caught up in the whirlwind of romance, she soon realizes that her marriage isn’t all that it’s cracked up to be and eventually seeks a divorce from her husband, making her one of the first women in the world to do so. 225 more words


Far From The Madding Crowd: Film Review

Last time Thomas Hardy’s rural love story, Far From The Madding Crowd was adapted for film it was 1967, Julie Christie starred and Oscar winner John Schlesinger directed. 264 more words

Film Reviews

London Film Review: 'Remainder'

It’s all in the mind. As in “Memento” and “Mulholland Drive” before it, the function and operation of memory beguiles “Remainder,” an absorbing first feature from prolific Israeli video artist Omer Fast. 789 more words

Markets & Festivals

At LFF today (day four)

It’s the first weekend of this year’s BFI London Film Festival and the stars are continuing to roll into Leicester Square. 87 more words


The one where I talk about a movie #1

Recently, I saw  “Far from the madding crowd“, a film adapted from Thomas Hardy’s book. I must say I enjoy everything related to the nineteenth century so this story was likely to please me : 167 more words

Books & Movies

Far From the Madding Crowd

A couple of centuries before plucky young Katniss Everdeen fought to the death in The Hunger Games, her namesake ploughed the furrow of female independence in Thomas Hardy’s classic novel… 300 more words

Film Comment