The biopic that launched Tommy Lee "Indiana" Jones to superstardom. Playing himself, he exhibits all manner of badassery and even burns a bunch of snakes. I hate snakes too, Indy. But why did that little monkey have to die? All he wanted to do was eat some dates.
The Conversation is a very good thriller and a very good character study, but for me, it ultimately falls short of achieving greatness. Coppola has acknowledged the influence Blowup had on this film… read review
Two of the best and most enjoyable hours I’ve ever spent watching movies. I could discuss the elegant mis-en-scene, insane set work or subtle humor and attention to detail, but it’s better seen than… read review
The closing frames are so remarkably fitting, because this really is a ninety minute postcard. We know so little about these characters, even Hulot himself, but by the end we feel like we’re right… read review
Whit Stillman is one of the best examples of an acquired taste in film. And while I fully understand why someone wouldn’t appreciate or enjoy his work, I could watch his characters talk for hours… read review