Monday, March 4, 2024

Tag: London Film Festival

Movie Review (London Film Festival): Olivia Colman gives a powerhouse performance in Maggie Gyllenhaal’s hypnotic The Lost Daughter

Director: Maggie Gyllenhaal Writer: Maggie Gyllenhaal Stars: Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson, Jessie Buckley, Peter Sarsgaard, Ed Harris Synopsis: A woman, while on a summer holiday, finds herself becoming obsessed with another woman and her daughter,...

Movie Review: ‘Possessor’ Proves Brandon Cronenberg’s Talent for Pulp

Director: Brandon Cronenberg Writer: Brandon Cronenberg Stars: Andrea Riseborough, Christopher Abbott, Rossif Sutherland, Tuppence Middleton, Sean Bean, Jennifer Jason Leigh Synopsis: Tasya Vos, an elite, corporate assassin, takes control of other people's bodies using brain-implant...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘Never Gonna Snow Again’ is a Mesmerizing and Hypnotic Experience

Director: Małgorzata Szumowska, Michał Englert Writer: Małgorzata Szumowska, Michał Englert Stars: Alec Utgoff, Maja Ostaszewska Synopsis: While working as a masseur in a gated community in Poland, Zhenia, a Russian-speaking immigrant from the East unexpectedly...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘Bad Tales’ is a is a Disturbingly Brutal Yet Powerful Piece of Italian Cinema.

Director: Damiano D'Innocenzo, Fabio D'Innocenzo Writer: Damiano D'Innocenzo, Fabio D'Innocenzo Stars: Elio Germano, Barbara Chichiarelli, Gabriel Montesi, Max Malatesta Synopsis: A few families living out on a limb in the suburbs of Rome. Tensions here...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘200 Meters’ is a Tense, Well-Scripted Drama

Director: Ameen Nayfeh Writer: Ameen Nayfeh Stars: Ali Suliman, Anna Unterberger, Lana Zreik Synopsis: A Palestinian father trapped on the other side of the separation wall is trying to reach the hospital for his son. Mustafa...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘Farewell Amor’ is a Tender but Unmemorable Family Drama

Director: Ekwa Msangi Writers: Ekwa Msangi Stars: Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Zainab Jah, Jayme Lawson Synopsis: Reunited after 17 years, an Angolan immigrant is joined in the U.S. by his wife and daughter. Now strangers...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘Kajillionaire’ is a Peculiar and Delightful Surprise

Director: Miranda July Writers: Miranda July Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Debra Winger, Gina Rodriguez, Richard Jenkins Synopsis: A young woman's life changes when her criminal parents invite a peculiar woman into their devious schemes. Every now...

Movie Review (LFF): ‘Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets’ is an Exhausting but Rewarding Documentary

Director: Bill Ross IV, Turner Ross Synopsis: Patrons and staff enjoy their last night in a Las Vegas bar that's shutting down. An old man wakes at the bar mid-morning and recites Shakespeare as...
Advertismentspot_img

Most Popular