‘Clouds of Sils Maria’: Divas and superheroines in the Swiss Alps

Named one of the Top 10 films of 2015 by Film Comment: Clouds of Sils Maria felt perfectly timed for a year dominated by Star Wars and Marvel blockbusters — it's a French filmmaker's reflection on cinema in the age of superhero movies. But thankfully this is no rant along the lines of "Marvel is killing cinema!" Read more [...]

‘Twilight: Breaking Dawn – Part 2’: Silliest movie poster ever?

What hath Photoshop wrought? I came across the poster for Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 at a movie theatre recently, and it struck me as so goofy that it's actually kind of arresting. Read more [...]