An artful imitation of life.
CHICAGO FILM FESTIVAL: What is fame? Well, one reads the title of this film and even without a tell-tale illustration, chances are one needn't ask "Uh, which Marilyn might that be?"Norma Jean Baker – aka Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) – was...
A lavish insight into the creative process.
'(But) before I started making 8½, something happened to me which I always feared could happen, and when it did, it was more terrible than I could ever have imagined. I suffered my greatest fear, director’s block." – Federico FelliniNot many...
British retirees rediscover a lust for life in uneven Indian-set dramedy.
When a distinguished British cast led by two Dames, Dench and Smith, is packaged together with a proven director in the Oscar-nominated John Madden and a screenplay based on a popular novel, it should be the recipe for something fine, even...
Clint Eastwood misses the target, again, with laboured, sombre drama.
At the age of 81, Clint Eastwood is experiencing a rare but prolonged decline in his illustrious career.Since the wonderful Gran Torino in 2008, the prolific filmmaker has directed three films which have performed well below his usual standards...