He will never leave, and will probably die Movie Review 17 November 2010

Isabelle Huppert, small and slender, embodies the power of a warrior. In many films, he is a persistent force, but you can’t see how he does it. He rarely acts…

Heaven: Hope Movie Review 17 Desember 2013

You can tell an Ulrich Seidl film by its strict form and seemingly distorted improv. It’s like a cage with a mathematically precise iron gate that herds human animals into…

Married in a nightmare Movie Review 22 Desember 2010

“All Good Things” is based on a true story like the one Dominick Dunne used to tell so interestingly at Vanity Fair. Let me start with a brief summary, based…

Possession Movie Review October 01, 2021

When Andrzej uławski’s “Possession” made its world premiere at the 1981 Cannes Film Festival, it became, with the possible exception of the European debut “Heaven’s Gate”, the most controversial of…

The Golden voice Movies Review

In the charming and bittersweet Israeli film “Golden Voices,” Vladimir Friedman and Maria Belkin play Victor and Raya Frenkel, “golden voices” actors in their 60s who make a living on…

Louis Wain’s Electric Life 22 Oktober 2021

“The Electrical Life of Louis Wain” has the same problems as its real-life subject, as it explodes in many directions at once. Benedict Cumberbatch, who also produced the film, played…

Birds of Paradise Movies Review 24 September 2021

There’s only one way to evaluate a “Bird of Paradise,” and that is this: Is it better, worse, or as good as “Middle Stage”? Each generation gets one key ballet…

Introducing Selma Blair Movie Review

Selma Blair needs no introduction. There’s a certain delightful quirk to his personality—he’s both playful and sour, with an alluring androgynousness to his sharp, flashy features. gives us an intimate…

Epic suffering life Movie Review

The following is the saddest film I have ever seen about the life of a woman. It starts at a chilly dawn as the heroine wanders, her face behind a…

Ron’s Gone Wrong Movie Review

“Ron’s Gone Wrong” is an indictment of Big Tech’s invasive and dangerous tactics, and our way of giving up a little more of our privacy with every click and look.…