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Comedy

Kartoonish Korean ultra-violence
7
4 months ago

Kartoonish Korean ultra-violence

The Villainess

Directed by Jung Byung-gil

Written by Jung Byeong-sik and Jung Byung-gil

122 minutes, rated R

3.5 stars

The Villainess is a high-octane Korean thriller about a young woman …
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Fascinating half-true story
8
4 months ago

Fascinating half-true story

Monsieur Chocolat

Directed by Roschdy Zem

Written by Cyril Gely, Olivier Gorce, Gerard Noiriel and Roschdy Zem

114 minutes, rated M

4 stars

This is the fascinating true story of …
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Pablo Neruda as fantasy
8
5 months ago

Pablo Neruda as fantasy

Neruda

Directed by Pablo Larrain

Written by Guillermo Calderon

Rated MA 15+, 108 minutes

4 stars

A chubby man with a comb-over (Luis Gnecco) sits bare-chested in front of a …
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Hello again, Pork Pie
8
6 months ago

Hello again, Pork Pie

Pork Pie

Directed by Matt Murphy

Written by Matt Murphy, based on a script by Geoff Murphy and Ian Mune

Rated M, 105 minutes

4 stars

It would be hard …
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The attraction of sin
8
6 months ago

The attraction of sin

Rules Don’t Apply

Directed by Warren Beatty

Written by Warren Beatty and Bo Goldman

Rated M, 127 minutes

4 stars

Warren Beatty begins this pageant of Hollywood life in the …
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