Director: Autumn de Wilde Stars: Anya Taylor-Joy, Mia Goth, Miranda Hart Given her appearances in the likes of High Life, Luca Guadagnino's Suspiria and The Cure For Wellness, any sighting of Mia Goth in the advanced previews of a movie now leads me to automatically assume it's going to be a weird/dour pressure-cooker experience where everything's liable to … Continue reading Review: Emma.
Whit Stillman's Jane Austen adaptation Love & Friendship takes a dangerous gamble early doors by setting it's opening action to Beethoven's 5th, openly calling to mind its iconic usage in Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange; one of the most memorable beginnings in film history. While Stillman's film uses a more classical interpretation of the piece (and his period … Continue reading Review: Love & Friendship
The image above encapsulates one of the (many) problems with Burr Steers' totally unnecessary adaptation of the novelty book Pride And Prejudice And Zombies. Firstly, the film's chief plus point is also featured. The women here are just as capable as their male counterparts and frequently more so; training, arming and defending themselves against the zombie hoards … Continue reading Review: Pride And Prejudice And Zombies