Posts tagged "Rachel Weisz"

The 59th BFI London Film Festival

by Joanna Orland The BFI London Film Festival has come to a close for another year.  The 59th edition had quite an impressive selection of 240 films in its lineup including opening gala Suffragette, closing gala Steve Jobs and other memorable movies such as The Lobster, Youth, Room, Beasts of No Nation, Son of Saul, […]

BFI London Film Festival: Youth Premiere

Stunning, nostalgic, powerful and divisive, Italian director Paolo Sorrentino has created a dazzling piece of cinema with Youth – We spoke with Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel at the BFI London Film Festival premiere of Youth: —

BFI London Film Festival: The Lobster Premiere

by Joanna Orland From the moment I reviewed The Lobster at Cannes Film Festival back in May, I knew it would likely turn out to be my favourite film of the year. Here we are in October, and I have yet to find a film to surpass it. And in the midst of the 2015 […]

Cannes Film Festival: The Lobster

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos Starring Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman, Ashley Jensen, Ariane Labed, Angeliki Papoulia, John C. Reilly, Léa Seydoux and Ben Whishaw by Joanna Orland The Lobster is a most cynical commentary on both romance and single life in modern society.  No film can make you feel as brilliantly awful […]

Cannes Film Festival: Youth

Youth

Youth Directed by Paolo Sorrentino Starring Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano and Jane Fonda by Joanna Orland Stunning, nostalgic, powerful and divisive, Italian director Paolo Sorrentino has created a dazzling piece of cinema with his latest English language film Youth – a film difficult to review as it must be experienced, not […]

Oz The Great And Powerful

Directed by Sam Raimi Starring James Franco, Michelle Williams, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Zach Braff With cameo by Bruce Campbell In UK cinemas from March 8th, 2013 by Joanna Orland This film is everything I had hoped it would be – an homage to the nostalgia of the original Wizard of Oz film combined […]

Oz The Great and Powerful

Following last night’s Superbowl, Disney are pleased to make available its TV spot for Oz The Great and Powerful.  Starring James Franco, Michelle Williams, Mila Kunis and Rachel Weisz and directed by Sam Raimi, Oz The Great and Powerful hits cinemas March 8th.