Blu-Ray Review: Berberian Sound Studio

Director: Peter Strickland Screenplay: Peter Strickland Starring: Toby Jones, Cosimo Fusco, Tonia Sotiropoulou, Susanna Cappellaro Producers: Mary Burke, Keith Griffiths Country: UK Running Time: 92 min Year: 2012 BBFC Certificate: 15 Strangely, even though I’m not sure I ever watched the trailer for Berberian Sound Studio or read a description of its...

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Trailer: Red Lights

I‘m always a bit skeptical when I see the Millenium Logo pop up before a film. They have a taste for aging stars and tried formulas (88 Minutes, Killer Elite, Trespass) but then they pop out something like Herzog’s Bad Lieutenant. Now I’m not saying that this new film with Sigourney Weaver, Robert DeNiro (and Cillian Murphy, Toby Jones and...

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Cinecast Episode 252 – Objectively Speaking

Super, extra special thanks to Patrick Ripoll of The Director’s Club Podcast for helping out with our spoiler(!) review of The Hunger Games in this episode. We get into a little bit of Ewan McGregor channeling Indiana Jones as he goes fly fishing and Kurt just reads books. We kick it old school this week though with a massive tangent right off the bat on...

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Teaser Trailer for “Hunger Games”

  So I just finished reading Suzanne Collins tween novel, “Hunger Games”, not but four days ago. I knew there was a movie coming but I had no idea it was this close to release (March 2012). Well, close enough for there to already be a teaser trailer anyway. If you’re not in the know, “Hunger Games” is essentially a mish-mash...

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DVD Review: St. Trinian’s

Directors: Oliver Parker, Barnaby Thompson (An Ideal Husband, The Importance of Being Earnest) Screenplay: Piers Ashworth, Jamie Minoprio, Nick Moorcroft, Jonathan M. Stern Producers: Oliver Parker, Barnaby Thompson Starring: Mischa Barton, Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Lena Headey, Caterina Murino, Stephen Fry, Jodie Whittaker, Celia Imrie, Anna Chancellor,...

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