Film Review: ‘Seduced and Abandoned’

★★☆☆☆ Shot almost entirely against the glamorous backdrop of the 65th Cannes Film Festival, Oscar-nominated director James Toback’s Seduced and Abandoned (2013) sets out to lift the lid on the world of movie financing before ending up at an all too familiar hypothesis: the film industry is exactly that – Continue Reading


Film Review: ‘Gravity’

★★★★☆ Genuinely great science fiction films are few and far between. This leads to a curious trait in genre fans; the hunger for the next classic reaches fever pitch every so often, resulting in a game of extremes, with perfectly decent efforts being dismissed with unwarranted vitriol and gargantuan expectations Continue Reading