Gone Girl

A trained monkey who doesn’t get the lethal injection  – Gone Girl, based on the novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn is a David Fincher directed film, in which one of the central characters is in deep, way deep trouble – Nick Dunne, you’re probably the most hated man in America right now.…

Movie Review: Argo

This review was first published on October 13, 2012 in Cinematic Impact. The very world that we live in, besides its sheer beauty and mysteries, is far more frightening than any other planet or star in the universe in my opinion. This very notion that my mind is occupied with, when it comes to the…

Ben Affleck to receive Modern Master Award

I am writing on behalf of all the great writers here at Masters of Cinema to congratulate from the bottom of our hearts Mr. Ben Affleck as he’s going to be presented The Modern Master Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival; Mr. Affleck will be joining an illustrious group of past recipients including…

Ben Affleck to adapt and direct ‘The Stand’

I haven’t read any Stephen King novels yet, but I have enjoyed the films that are based on his novels though. The first time I was introduced to a film based on a Stephen King novel was Christine (1983) directed by John Carpenter. Then my search led me to Cujo (1983) directed by Lewis Teague. And,…