Category Archives: one great movie

Movie review: What We Do in the Shadows (2014) directed by Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement

This one was recommended to me by @Myk Pilgrim at Twitter. Do follow him; even though he sometimes pretends he doesn’t like you he is really a great pumpkin guy and a swell writer (I suppose) ;p. Product info: Four … Continue reading

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Movie review: Arrival directed by Denis Villeneuve

Product info: Linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is caring for her dying adolescent daughter.While she is lecturing at a university, twelve extraterrestrial spacecraft appear across the Earth. U.S. Army Colonel Weber (Forest Whitaker) asks Louise to join physicist Ian Donnelly … Continue reading

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Movie review: Nightcrawler directed by Dan Gilroy

I watched this one because I was encouraged to do so by a great review written by Tasha/Heidenkind on her blog. I strongly recommend you visit her place and read it as well. Thanks, mon amie! Synopsis: Nocturnal underbelly of … Continue reading

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Movie review: Paprika directed by Satoshi Kon

Starring:  Megumi Hayashibara, Akio Ōtsuka, Tōru Furuya, Tōru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori Music by Susumu Hirasawa Synopsis: Paprika is a 2006 Japanese animated film co-written and directed by Satoshi Kon, based on Yasutaka Tsutsui’s 1993 novel of the same name. It is Kon’s fourth and final feature film … Continue reading

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Movie review: Breakfast at Tiffany’s directed by Blake Edwards

Synopsis: The scenario is loosely based on a novella by Truman Capote of the same title. The opening scene is also a great one: early in the morning a yellow taxi pulls up at Tiffany & Co on Fifth Avenue … Continue reading

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Movie review: No Country for Old Men by Ethan Cohen and Joel Cohen

Synopsis: In rural Texas, a Vietnam war vet, a welder and a recreational hunter, Llewelyn Moss, discovers the remains of several drug runners who have all killed each other in an exchange gone violently wrong. Rather than report the discovery … Continue reading

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