Film bits and bobs

Killer Joe (2012)

First published by movieScope Drawn, like William Friedkin’s previous feature Bug (2006), from a play by Tracy Letts, this bucket of southern gothic is a Coen-esque caper of small-town double-crosses that starts … Continue reading

April 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Horns (2013)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks “Are you horny?”, asks Merrin (Juno Temple), the longterm sweetheart of Ig (Daniel Radcliffe), her first words spoken in this film as they lie … Continue reading

October 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Magic Magic (2013)

Review first published by Sight & Sound, May 2014 Synopsis: Santiago, Chile. Alicia has just arrived from California to visit her cousin Sara, and is introduced to Sara’s boyfriend Agustín, … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Afternoon Delight (2013)

Review first published by EyeforFIlm “How can I complain? Women in Darfur, you know, walk 14 miles to get water – raped on the way…” This is Rachel (Kathryn Hahn), … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment


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