Reviewing Woody Allen’s Wonder Wheel, Laline Paull’s The Bees, and the final season of Broadchurch. Advertisements
About half a year ago, I voiced my skepticism towards Kenneth Branagh’s then-upcoming film adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic crime novel, Murder on the Orient Express. Only a little later, with the release of the first trailer, doubts began to make way for hopeful anticipation. Now, after months of waiting, the Orient Express is here at …
Dave Eggers’ dystopian novel The Circle (2013) hits the big screen in James Ponsoldt’s star-studded adaptation. Is it worth watching?
The first trailer to Kenneth Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express (2017) is out, making me reconsider the project.
An old cinematic technique has recently begun to come to new glory, most impressively in the mesmerizing, high tension drama-thriller Victoria—a film shot in one continuous long take. Time for a little look at the different uses of this fascinating technique.
Maybe it’d be safest to close that line for good.
I really wanted to like this movie, but it wouldn’t make it easy for me.