by Robbie Jones Over the course of his film career, Martin McDonagh has extensively explored the lives and psyches of characters ranging from morally questionable to downright horrible human beings; be it hitmen, bigoted cops, or psychopathic killers – and, while not quite in the same category as those, a volatile grieving mother – McDonagh’s characters so far haven’t quite had a track record of … Continue reading The Banshees of Inishern – Review
Ben Affleck has had a roller-coaster career. When he is good, he directs, writes, or performs so viscerally and amazingly; whether that be his penmanship in Good Will Hunting, Academy Award winning Argo, or his role in Gone Girl, Affleck has proven repeatedly that he can be talented and iconic. When he is bad, it all twists into either ridiculous outings such a Gigli and … Continue reading Live by Night – Review
The latest trailer for Trespass Against Us creates a wealth of conflicting emotions for Michael Fassbender’s character, as he is forced to decide whether to obey his father or help provide for his family. Using plenty of juxtaposing shots to show the difference between the relatively idyllic family life, and the much harsher criminal aspects of his world, Fassbender navigates between the two with conflicted … Continue reading Trespass Against Us – Brand New Feature!