Film reviews and more

Day: 23 March 2015


DVD Review: The Homesman

★★★★☆ The Homesman (2014) is a rare and genuine entry into the Western film canon. It’s lyrical. It’s heartfelt. It’s gruesome. Most importantly, it endows humanity to its cast of characters who are found bearing the brunt of a gritty life on the frontier […]


DVD Review: ‘Attila Marcel’

★★☆☆☆ Sylvain Chomet’s feature-length foray into live action, Attila Marcel (2013) sees him making stylistic nods to the auteurs of his homeland – think Tati, Jeunet and Gondry – while maintaining his own sense of whimsical tenacity that has become a hallmark of his […]