Tag Archives: drama

Toni Erdmann (2016) Review

9/10 Maybe you have heard the news, but this wonderful German film is getting a Hollywood remake, starring Jack Nicholson. I am sure Nicholson will do a fine job, but please see this one as well with the original German … Continue reading

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The Room (2003) review

2/10, or 10/10 Johnny is a successful banker and an all-round wonderful guy and everybody knows this. His fiancee Lisa though, lost her love for him and instead falls for his best friend, Mark. They start an affair and try … Continue reading

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The End of the Tour (2015)

7/10 The End of the Tour is about an interview between journalist David Lipsky and writer David Foster Wallace that took place during the course of 5 days, after the release of his book Infinite Jest. The interview was so … Continue reading

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Out of Nature (2014)

8/10 A Norwegian film. We follow the 30-something Martin while he is running through the forest, alone. We hear all his private thoughts. Will he come back to his standard family and office job? The Norwegian film Mot Naturen is … Continue reading

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Synecdoche, New York (2008)

9/10 Theatre director Caden Cotard feels like he is dying, and he wants to do something important while he is still here. He starts an immense play about life, love and death, which becomes a stand-in for his real life. … Continue reading

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The Station Agent (2003)

7.5/10 Finbar McBride is a sullen man with dwarfism who works at a shop for plastic trains. The shop closes and he inherits a tract of land with an abandoned train depot on it. As he moves to the station, … Continue reading

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Spectre (2015)

8/10 The James Bond franchise has been suffering an identity crisis for a nearly a decade now. How does Spectre tie into it? Bond established himself in earlier cinema as the quintessential gentleman spy. A stylish and very British hero … Continue reading

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