Review: BlacKkKlansman

Director: Spike Lee Stars: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier Spike Lee's blazing return to form, BlacKkKlansman, opens with one of the most famous shots in American cinema, though not one of his own. The picture begins with the sweeping moment in Gone With The Wind when Scarlett O'Hara (Vivien Leigh) steps from the train to a sea … Continue reading Review: BlacKkKlansman

Review: Timbuktu

2015 is proving to be a great year for creatively named animals in cinema. First Noah Baumbach gave us the diamond idea of naming twin kittens Good Cop and Bad Cop in While We're Young, and now Abderrahmane Sissako's extraordinary Timbuktu comes armed with a cow affectionately named GPS. This whimsical affectation is surely the only connective … Continue reading Review: Timbuktu