Film reviews and more

Day: 24 July 2012

DVD Review: ‘La Cérémonie’

★★★★☆ Founding member of the French New Wave Claude Chabrol, who sadly passed away in 2010, was always known for his ability to make great, compelling thrillers. Nowhere is this more true than his 1995 film […]

DVD Review: ‘Hawks and Sparrows’

★★★★☆ Unarguably one of Italian cinema’s greatest ever film directors and a child of the post-war neorealist movement, Pier Paolo Pasolini gets the Masters of Cinema treatment this week with the release of both Pigsty (Porcile, […]

DVD Review: ‘Zombie 108’

★☆☆☆☆ “What was with that naked zombie chick, dude?” Indeed, Running Foreigner #1, indeed. Billed as the very first Taiwanese zombie movie in history, Joe Chien’s apocalyptic-torture-porn-zombie flick Zombie 108 (2012) is as ramshackle as its […]