Category Drama

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

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REVIEW: ‘Jack of the Red Hearts’

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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: ‘Titanic’ (1997)

Title: ‘Titanic’ 1997, USA Director: James Cameron Cast: Kate Winslet, Leonardo Di Caprio, Billy Zane Last night, when I popped the Blu-ray in, I was afraid I’d get bored out of my mind watching a movie I – like most people, I guess – am so familiar with. Surprisingly enough, ‘Titanic’ was still capable of […]

REVIEW: ‘All About Eve’ (1950)

Title: ‘All About Eve’ 1950, USA Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Cast: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, Celeste Holm An aging theatre star welcomes into her circle of friends a seemingly innocent and naive young woman named even. Little by little, Eve shows her true colors, and her ambitious, calculating and manipulative nature. Nominated for 14 Academy […]