Unsolved Mystery of 'Le Roi est Mort'
This very good CD is Enigma's third album, but seems to me to have much material that is conceptually original. Like other people, I have sought in vain for clarification of the identity of the female voc... read full review
Julie & Julia - The Ups and Downs.
Stanley Tucci is great as Julia Child's husband, and Meryl Streep is just unmatchable in recreating Julia Child herself. The movie is propelled by the exuberance of Streep/Child and the hilarious situatio... read full review
Son of Rambow
The story of a the trials and tribulations of an English schoolboy who gets involved with a tough schoolmate. They get together to make a "Rambo" movie; both suffer the difficulties of absent parents... read full review
As with most horror/monster movies, you ask why on earth someone would behave that way in such-and-such a circumstance ? This is a Korean monster movie about a giant river-dwelling fish/lizard and its final de... read full review
An entertaining and quirky French movie. The principal character's father was killed by a landmine, and he himself gets shot in the head. He decides to take revenge on the armaments companies which manuf... read full review
Flame and Citron
Based on true characters, a story of two members of the Danish Resistance during WWII. You experience the depicted events from their points of view - trying to determine who is truthful, who is deceptive, who ... read full review
This Australian film, with Julia Blake & Charles Tingwell, tells the story of two lovers who reconnect after almost half a century has passed. It depicts them dealing with the consequent and past joys and ... read full review
Le Petit Lieutenant (2007)
A first class "police action" drama, which begins with the story of a rookie detective assigned to a Paris precinct, and then blends with and segues into the story of his commander (Natalie Bhaye), an... read full review
Them ("Ils) (Fr. 2008)
"No, don't go into that dark room by yourself!" Really, now. This is a French take on the classic slasher genre, set on a weekend in an old mansion in the (no, not Louisiana!) Romanian coun... read full review