Film reviews and more

Day: 22 July 2014

DVD Review: ‘The Zero Theorem’

★★★☆☆ The latest mind-bending science fiction fantasy feature from American animator and director Terry Gilliam, The Zero Theorem (2013) depicts an admirable quest for higher meaning in the digital age, playing like a sadder B-side to […]

DVD Review: ‘Visitors’

★★★☆☆ A trance-like meditation on humanity’s relationship with technology, Godfrey Reggio’s non-narrative documentary Visitors (2013) is an anthropological examination of postmodernity and capitalism’s affects on human evolution. A poetic montage of intensely moving imagery, the profundity […]

DVD Review: ‘The Stag’

★★☆☆☆ Todd Phillips’ The Hangover (2009) has a lot to answer for. Not only did it spawn two unfortunate sequels, it has embedded a newfound fascination with lads-only tales where bromance and morals are tested to […]