The Counselor

I don’t intend to take this up as a trade, says the Counselor, whom we know in the film simply as the Counselor. The central character of Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus, and Alien) directed film from the screenplay of one of the best novelists in America and perhaps one of the best and well-known authors…

Review: World War Z

Director Marc Forster and Brad Pitt’s ‘World War Z’ is that unexpected uppercut, frenetic in nature, right below the chin. It’s a surprise. –  After reading Lauren M. Holson’s five page long intense and informative coverage for Vanity Fair regarding the production and behind the scenes chaos,  “surprise” is the right term. Movies at times…

Review: ‘Killing Them Softly’

I enjoy the work of film-makers who dare to take risks. When they go in their own way and make a film with absolute artistic freedom without looking over their shoulder constantly. Names like Quentin Tarantino, Christopher Nolan are the perfect artists to mention, and not to forget the promising names like Rian Johnson, Ben…