There is a deep misanthropic cynicism which leaves a sour taste in the mouth.
Woody Allen clone Lee Simon (as realised by Kenneth Branagh) is a man who went to his high school reunion when he was forty and got scared that somehow he was missing out on life. Off with the wife Robin (Judy Davis) who tries a religious retreat...
There is something exhilarating about a horse at full gallop down a cobblestone street, the horseman with cape streaming out behind and plumed hat bobbing. It`s probably the most exciting moment in the latest version of Alexandre Dumas` classic...
The first hour of the film is good; the second hour goes precipitously downhill.
While holidaying in Thailand, Richard, (Leonardo Di Caprio), hears about a mysterious, legendary beach - a kind of paradise - from suicidal neighbour Daffy, (Robert Carlyle) . Determined to find the place, he teams up with a French couple and,...
Movie magic at its very best.
James Cameron never does anything by halves. In making Titanic, the most expensive American movie ever, he`s taken the terrible tragedy of the sinking of the world's biggest ocean liner, in April 1912, and has turned it into an all-stops-out,...
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...
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