A funny yet self-conscious crime caper.
As my fellow critics and I left the screening of Martin McDonagh’s Seven Psychopaths, we all riffed on what the violent comedy most reminded us of. 'It’s Adaptation directed by Oliver Stone"; 'Like Tarantino but with words by Mamet"; 'Barton...
Exuberant, toe-tapping, and utterly infectious.
It’s Baltimore, 1962 and every kid in town wants to be on the hip-swingingest rock n roll TV sensation around: the Corny Collins Show.The program’s biggest fan – in every sense of the word – is effervescent teenager Tracy Turnblad. When an...
Deserves the description \'operatic\' - it\'s thoroughly gripping, and represents some of the wayward Ferrara`s best work to date.
The maverick independent director Abel Ferrara has come up with a characteristically tough and brooding film about revenge and family ties in The Funeral , a claustrophobic gangster drama which compares interestingly with Coppola`s currently...
The film only scratches the surface of why conmen do what they do.
Young Frank is traumatised by the financial troubles of his father, Christopher Walken, who in 1963 is being investigated by the IRS for tax fraud. The subsequent divorce of his parents, his mother is played by French star Nathalie Baye, ends his...
Former wrestler The Rock is stepping into Arnie's shoes in Welcome to the Jungle. He plays Beck, a closer of deals, a gofer for his boss whose son he's sent to retrieve from adventures in Brazil. Arriving in El Dorado Beck discovers the town is...