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Sense of Magic in The Prestige


     The magic of Christopher Nolan’s mind is presented through a tedious and honest attempt to portray human relations, rivalry among all others, in a package wrapped with magic and tricks in his 2006 film The Prestige. 855 mots de plus

Film Review

Sir Michael Caine is basically winning at life - and everything

Acting legend Sir Michael Caine has admitted that he doesn’t think anybody has a better life than him.

The 83-year-old – who married second wife Shakira in 1983 – has said he couldn’t be happier with how things have turned out for him both on a personal and professional level. 322 mots de plus


Now You See Me 2

Now You See Me 2 is a sequel to Now You See Me (review available) which turned out to be a rather enjoyable movie.  Everybody loves a little bit of magic and with the help of Hollywood we got a heist and a magic show all wrapped into one with flare and effects, while remaining somewhat believable. 719 mots de plus

Movie Reviews

▣ Caine's Cross -Dressing Cinematic Controversy

Main Features No 51

▣ Reviewing Dressed to Kill (1980)

 A woman is brutally murdered in a lift. The prime witness is believed to be the murderer and investigates the murder with the victim’s son. 1 026 mots de plus

Film Review

A Movie for the Political Season Vol. I

As I noted a few weeks ago, when it comes to politics I tend to keep my big fat mouth shut. I’m not going to change my current habit. 576 mots de plus

The Twins

Now maybe I’m in the minority here, but I was shown an uncanny duo.

Maggie Smith

Michael Caine & Maggie Smith

Be honest. The current Michael Caine & Maggie Smith could easily pass for identical twins. 131 mots de plus

Down Syndrome

Poetry Wednesday: "Do not go gentle into that good night"

Dylan Thomas, a Welsh poet who died in 1953 at the age of 39, wrote (among other significant works) « Do not go gentle into that good night. 274 mots de plus