Tap into the zeitgeist of twenty something nerds with real ambition and have introspectively sly maniacs (Hollywood actors) play it out as versions of themselves. Difficult to do well, harder still to convince a generation that you’ve distilled modern manliness from the snide pissing contests, backstabbing and fuck trucks of the Ivy Leaguers taking over […]Read more "The Social Network (2010)"
‘Aguirre: The Wrath of God’ is a mad and ambitious thaumaturgy. Arrogant madness thwarted by uncompromising Nature, a “frenzy” dreamt by mad genius Werner Herzog and played out and embodied by his egomaniac of an accomplice, Klaus Kinski. Shot on a shoestring budget with a crew of eight on location in the unforgiving Amazon, part […]Read more "Aguirre the Wrath of God (1972)"