The judges read 156 books before selecting 13 novels – “the Man Booker Dozen”Read more "Man Booker Prize 2015 Longlist"
Mountain climbing, space opera, gangland violence, dotty old ladies, high-wire adventurers, and people who turn into lobsters. It must be TIFF. The Toronto International Film Festival announced its lineup today. Here are some of the films which will be jostling for attention, many of which will possibly feature in next year’s Awards race. Big names […]Read more "TIFF Lineup Announced"
This is Daniel Craig’s fourth go-around as Bond, and there’s something of a clearing-of-the-decks and a reset on the series.Read more "The Spectre of James Bond’s Past Haunts SPECTRE"
Could this finally be the one that brings Leonardo DiCaprio an Oscar, or will he once again have to pretend to be happy for someone else before he goes home to cry into a supermodel’s lap?Read more "‘The Revenant’ Trailer Looks Mucky but Incredible"
Based on the trailer, this looks to be yet another of David O. Russell’s loose, shaggy period dramas about the American Dream.Read more "Joy (trailer review)"
I watched Carol Reed’s Odd Man Out as part of the 1947 in Film Blogathon SUMMARY: Johnny McQueen, leader of a clandestine Irish organization, has been hiding in the house of Kathleen and her mother, planning a hold-up that will provide his group with the funds needed to continue its activities. During the hold-up, things go […]Read more "Odd Man Out"
From the looks of the trailer, DC isn’t holding back on the craziness.Read more "Suicide Squad Trailer"