Film reviews and more

Day: 21 April 2015

DVD Review: ‘The Square Circle’

★★★★☆ There’s much treasure to behold in Amol Palekar’s The Square Circle (1996), an Indian film that has aged incredibly well. Its a searing indictment against masculine hegemony as well as a beautifully told portrait of […]

Blu-ray Review: ‘The Offence’

★★★★☆ When Sean Connery agreed to return to play James Bond in Diamonds Are Forever (1971), as a sweetener United Artists offered to finance two pictures of Connery’s choosing. One of those pictures was Sidney Lumet’s […]

Blu-ray Review: ‘Midnight Run’

★★★★★ From an era where the buddy movie became a ubiquitous fixture comes the one film which firmly stood out from the rest. The first film to showcase a looser, comedic turn from Robert De Niro […]