Directed by Matthew Ross Starring Michael Shannon, Imogen Poots, Michael Nyqvist, Justin Long, Stella Schnabel, Rosanna Arquette and Emmannuelle Devos On UK and Blu-ray April 10th, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Joanna Orland Frank & Lola is a stylish noir romance with a wonderfully brooding performance by Michael Shannon, and an equally infatuating turn […]
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Nocturnal Animals Directed by Tom Ford Starring Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Isla Fisher, Karl Glusman, Armie Hammer, Laura Linney, Andrea Riseborough and Michael Sheen Watch on iTunes or by Laura Patricia Jones Visually stunning cinematography, witty and gripping script, fast-paced narrative – it’s hard to know where to begin with fashion designer […]
In Competition Loving Directed by Jeff Nichols Starring Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Marton Csokas, Nick Kroll, Terri Abney, Alano Miller, Jon Bass and Michael Shannon by Joanna Orland Jeff Nichols has a distinct directorial style which he has carved out through his ambient rural dramas including Take Shelter and Mud. It’s a dubious thought to […]
Directed by Ramin Bahrani Starring Andrew Garfield, Michael Shannon and Laura Dern 99 Homes is out now on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD by Joanna Orland Minimalist, realistic and dire, 99 Homes is a beautifully bleak drama pertaining to social class and the lure of the One Percent idea of privilege. Intelligent script and direction […]
Man of Steel Starring Kevin Costner Not directed by Christopher Nolan In Cinemas June 14th, 2013 by Joanna Orland With headline writing skills like “Meh of Steel”, I should totally get a job at the Daily Planet! (It was either that, or “S is for Subpar”.) Man of Steel is the latest superhero reboot, completely […]
I have been here for 3 days, seen 2 films (weak!), 3 press conferences, and infinite weird things! The new Dennis Quaid / Zac Efron feature At Any Price was a disappointing Ambient Rural Drama (my new least favourite genre) about family and economy. During the press conference however, it was being talked about like […]