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Primal Fear (1996)

Despite its truly terrible title, Primal Fear is yet another ho-hum courtroom drama in which Richard Gere plays a defence attorney who used to be a prosecutor (*sigh*) who is defending altar boy Edward Norton, accused of brutally murdering an archbishop. 166 mots de plus


Blood Simple (1984) - Review

The Coen Brothers, Joel and Ethan, are the best directors in American cinema since the early 90’s. Throw in any other directors: there’s no stopping their catalogue of quality movies. 664 mots de plus


The Good Dinosaur | Movie Review

Directed by Peter Sohn Starring
  • Raymond Ochoa
  • Jack Bright
  • Jeffrey Wright
  • Frances McDormand
  • Marcus Scribner
Screenplay by Meg LeFauve Genre Animation, Adventure, Comedy Certificate

PG… 270 mots de plus

Movie Reviews

Mississippi Burning (1988)

When three civil rights activists go missing in a small Mississippi town, FBI agents Gene Hackman and Willem Dafoe arrive to investigate and ignite a powder keg of racial tension. 148 mots de plus


The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

Another Film Noir homage from the Coen brothers, The Man Who Wasn’t There is actually far more in the tradition of the old school than most of their back catalogue. 135 mots de plus


"Burn After Reading" (2008)

Grade (B+)

A fun, dark, adult comedy with great performances and an odd story that manages to entertain.

« BURN AFTER READING » stars; Brad Pitt and Frances McDormand as gym employees that look to sell a disk back to a CIA agent when they discover the contents, even though they have no idea what it means. 462 mots de plus


"Blood Simple" (1984) at Film Forum

June 27, 2016.  From July 1 – 14 Film Forum will present a 4K restoration of the Coen Brothers’ tremendous 1984 debut film, “Blood Simple.” (“4K” is a high definition video format that is the current standard for film restoration. 533 mots de plus

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