Category Comedy

REVIEW: ‘Hello, My Name Is Doris’ (2016)

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REVIEW: ‘Joy’ (2015)

Title: ‘Joy’ 2015, USA Director: David O. Russell Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Edgar Ramirez Joy is a brilliant young woman whose dreams are constantly suffocated by her daily duties towards her family. Until the day she decides to finally pursue her ambitions to create and launch an innovative new product that will change […]

REVIEW: ‘Dans la Cour’ (2014)

Title: ‘Dans la Cour’ 2014, France Director: Pierre Salvadori Cast: Gustave Kervern, Catherine Deneuve, Féodor Atkine ‘Dans la Cour’ is a French dramedy whose memory will stay with me for quite some time, I think. Pierre Salvadori’s film deals with a number of difficult themes (depression, drug addiction, mental illness…), but it does so with […]

REVIEW: ‘Marguerite’ (2015)

Title: ‘Marguerite’ 2015, France/Czech Republic/Belgium Director: Xavier Giannoli Cast: Catherine Frot, André Marcon, Denis Mpunga Loosely based on the true story of Florence Foster Jenkins, ‘Maguerite’ is a French dramedy about a very rich woman who loves singing… in spite of being a horrible singer and not aware of it. Her husband and her loyal […]

REVIEW: ‘Safety Last!’ (1923)

Title: ‘Safety Last!’ 1923, USA Director: Fred C. Newmeyer & Sam Taylor Cast: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis A poor store clerk organizes a publicity stunt that should earn him the money to finally marry the girl of his dreams. But when the day comes for his friend Bill to climb a 12-stories building in front […]

REVIEW: ‘Ant-Man’ (2015)

Title: ‘Ant-Man’ 2015, USA Director: Peyton Reed Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly ‘Ant-Man’ marks yet another chapter in the “superheroes done right” trend that’s taken Hollywood by storm. A successful mix of action and comedy, the latest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe avoids all the pitfalls of an origin story. It rarely […]

REVIEW: ‘Krampus’ (2015)

Title: ‘Krampus’ 2015, USA/New Zealand Director: Michael Dougherty Cast: Adam Scott, Toni Collette, David Koechner Imagine having to spend Christmas with the most unbearable people on earth, aka your relatives. Been there, done that? It’s ok, just blink twice if you know what I mean, it’ll stay between us. Well, Max has had enough of […]