Okay, around this time last year – I had seen 47 films. This year, taking into consideration my introduction into film journalism, my grand total for 2012 (so far) is…..69. I think. It’s kinda weak, but it just sets a target for next year 🙂 Making more of an effort to catch-up on classics like The Third Man, Brief Encounter and Black Narcissus, the films … Continue reading Review of 2012…with extras.
Like drama, indie and action, superhero movies are now becoming their own genre in the film world. Origin films, however, are like the pit stain of the genre – it’s hard to set the right tone of how someone becomes a superhero without it becoming too…schmaltzy. There are loads of films that focus too much on the ‘nobility’ of the “good they can do … Continue reading Chronicle – 4.5/5 stars