Tag Archive: Film

A Short Note To Wes Anderson

My humble thanks go to you Mr Anderson, for making films infused with such light and life. You give me hope that original stories and unique storytellers have a real chance for survival in the fickle world of Hollywood. I… (READ MORE)

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Last things…

With the end of 2007 and the start of 2008 I thought it appropriate to reflect on some of the last things that I did in 2007. So without further ado…the last: CD I Purchased – Rain on Lens (Smog)… (READ MORE)

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REVIEW: Movie – Marie Antoinette

With thumpingly modern soundtrack, vibrant candy-coloured costuming, intriguing casting and lush cinematography, Marie Antoinette presents a thought-provoking peek into the life of the young Queen of France. Following her critically acclaimed film ‘Lost in Translation’, expectations were high for Sophia… (READ MORE)

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REVIEW: Movie – Little Children

The lives of stay-at-home parents, the drama which exists beneath the peaceful surface of suburban life, and the contrasts between an ideal life and the reality of life are just some of the themes explored by ‘Little Children’. In similar… (READ MORE)

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REVIEW: Movie – Match Point

In life we are eternally caught at some point between two equal yet opposite extremes. With our lives stretching out from birth until death, you could say that these contrasting elements define all aspects of our lives. Some people believe… (READ MORE)

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REVIEW: Movie – 300…A love story

As to be expected 300 deals in war, blood and political intrigue, but below the surface other linkages are revealed. While love may not have been on Frank Miller’s mind when he penned his graphic novel, themes of love are… (READ MORE)

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REVIEW: Movie – Babel

Exploring the consequences of spontaneous decisions and human actions, Babel takes seemingly disparate threads and gently weaves them together, creating a loose blend of stories. The word ‘Babel’ is defined as a scene of noise and confusion; a meaning which… (READ MORE)

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