REEL TO REAL: YOUTH

Despite its title, Youth is really about aging. Or perhaps a surreal examination of the meaning of youth. For this reason, Youth has been compared to Birdman, apart from the fact that the innovative cinematography in both movies clearly marks them out as distinctive.

REEL TO REAL: LOVE & MERCY – A MOVIE OF TWO HALVES

If you know nothing about Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys, I suggest that you swot up before watching Love & Mercy. CuzĀ it will get bewildering. Or maybe that’s the point of it all! This biopic of Wilson elects to focus on two very specific periods in the singer-songwriter’s life. Continue Reading

REEL TO REAL

Man’s inhumanity to his fellow man. Does this sad fact of life really need to be shoved down our throats by movie entertainment? Yes, as many times as possible so that hatred, bigotry and prejudice will be marked and branded as atrocities and crimes against humanity and not justified in Continue Reading