Monday, September 12 2011
While Atanes's film comes across as somber and unintentionally funny, and the Capaldi film is bizarre and outright amusing. Both do a brilliant job of capturing the surreal, dark mood that The Metamorphosis is cocooned in.
Monday, January 11 2010
Young British actor Nicholas Hoult, at 20, has already been acting for 17 years. Currently, in A Single Man, he is romancing Colin Firth. Hoult recently spoke about being an object of desire, growing up on film sets and the multitude of amazing actresses with whom he has shared the screen.
Thursday, September 18 2008
Penelope’s Otherness marginalizes her at the same time that it makes her a more exotic possession.
Sunday, March 2 2008
Lemon's disillusionment and efforts to reclaim his reporter's cred grant Penelope something like a topical theme.
Thursday, October 4 2007
Coppola's take on Bram Stoker's masterpiece is a visual stunning feast worth revisiting in a Collector's Edition that is more than just a time capsule.
Thursday, June 14 2007
This film is undone, to a degree, by its overreaching.
Monday, December 18 2006
The genuinely cinematic moments in Wah-Wah are few and far between, and are generally courtesy of the skillful performances.
Friday, April 8 2005
Exile is a complicated business for Napoleon Bonaparte.
Thursday, June 27 2002
It is clear about what it is, a study of affect that is also affected.