[PASSNOTES] FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD (2015)

May 5th, 2015

Far from the Madding Crowd (2015) Dir. Thomas Vinterberg – QFT Belfast from 1st May Who’s in it? Carey Mulligan, Michael Sheen, Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge What’s it about? This old school adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s classic novel by the director of critically acclaimed human drama The Hunt (2012) is the fourth big screen version […]

[PASSNOTES] ‘INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS’, O BLUES BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?

January 31st, 2014

Inside Llewyn Davis Dir. Joel and Ethan Coen – QFT Belfast 24th Jan-6th Feb Who’s in it? Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman What’s it about? Winner of last year’s Grand Prix at Cannes, the Coen brothers’ latest takes an introspective look at the soul of the contemporary singer/songwriter, reflecting a universal awareness of potential […]

[REVIEW] THE GREAT GATSBY: A CARICATURE OF SOMETHING MORE PROFOUND

May 28th, 2013

Dir. Baz Luhrmann Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher, Tobey Maguire Master of CG carnival-camp Baz Luhrmann, director (Romeo & Juliet, Moulin Rouge) and vaudevillian, brings his hallmark pyrotechnic pomp to bear in this novel, nauseating adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classically American story of wonder and lust. Plot Tobey Maguire (Spiderman) […]

GUEST REVIEW: DRIVE ‘…WILL ADD AT LEAST 10mph TO YOUR SPEEDOMETER’

October 4th, 2011

Drive is the new film from Nicholas Winding Refn, director of 2008’s Valhalla Rising. Despite concerning the adventures of a Hollywood stunt driver in modern day Los Angeles, the movie has more in common with the latter’s axe wielding, sword and sandals-based shenanigans than you might think, such is the role of mythology and iconography […]



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