Film bits and bobs

Stranger Than Paradise (1984)

First published by EyeforFilm Although Jim Jarmusch already had his barely seen student thesis film Permanent Vacation (1980) to his name, it was his next feature, Stranger Than Paradise, that would launch … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · 2 Comments

St. Vincent (2014)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks It begins with Vincent McKenna (Bill Murray) drunkenly telling a joke in a bar – a locale which, along with his seen-better-days Brooklyn house, the … Continue reading

December 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Turbo (2013)

Review first published by Film4. Synopsis: For his feature debut, long-time animator David Soren directs this animated tale of a snail unwilling to fail. Review: “Why is this confusing?” asks … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · 2 Comments


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