Review: The Nun (2018)

Director: Corin Hardy Stars: Taissa Farmiga, Bonnie Aarons, Demián Bichir Marvel may well be 20 films into their unstoppable juggernaut - having secured millions of new fans in the process - but building and sustaining a cinematic universe isn't that easy. The rise of the unexpected Conjuring universe is a case in point. James Wan's ambition is all … Continue reading Review: The Nun (2018)

Why I Love #89: Batman Returns

Year: 1992 Director: Tim Burton Stars: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer In 1992 Tim Burton was in the midst of the greatest creative run of his career. 1988's Beetlejuice had been embraced for its wild comic fantasy and daring surreal imagery. That film also cemented a collaborative run with actor Michael Keaton who was proving himself … Continue reading Why I Love #89: Batman Returns

Why I Love… #53: Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht

Year: 1979 Director: Werner Herzog Stars: Klaus Kinski (Count Dracula), Isabelle Adjani (Lucy Harker), Bruno Ganz (Jonathon Harker), Roland Topor (Renfield), Walter Ladengast (Dr. Van Helsing) Genre: Horror In 1976 Werner Herzog reportedly had his actors hypnotised for their performances in his somnambulist movie Heart Of Glass. But for his 1979 remake of F.W. Murnau's silent masterpiece … Continue reading Why I Love… #53: Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht