Month: August 2002

News

The Response to Tragedy

Now this could be seen as quite contentious. Am I alone in thinking that the tragic events in Soham have been blown totally out of all...

Films

La R�gle du Jeu

So here’s another one that I haven’t seen. Some years ago, the film critic David Thomson wrote a piece in The Independent on...

Films

Rio Bravo

Spurred on by the Top Ten List below, I decided it was time to get around to watching a couple of films that I’ve had on video for...

Films

Sight and Sound Top Ten Movies

Sight and Sound magazine, published by the BFI, have just announced their Top Ten Poll 2002. This has been published every ten years since...

Films

Sunshine State

What can I say – I love John Sayles films. He undoubtedly has his own style of movie (at least the ones he directs himself), but...

Films

Nine Queens

Finally got around to seeing Nueve reinas yesterday, as London was being deluged by flash floods. I absolutely love the con-artist film...