It’s probably my second favourite Tarantino film (Death Proof being the first) and God, I wish he’d go back to making films like this. Pulp Fiction has so much style and charisma, without glorifying the violence and drug use. That’s a pretty hard balance to achieve! Continue reading Pulp Fiction (1994)
Writer: Stephen King (novel), Raynold Gideon (screenplay), Bruce A. Evans (screenplay) Continue reading Stand By Me (1986)
These include Lunacy, Surviving Life and Alice, amongst others, with sex and death nearly always present. Lunacy, starring Anna Geislerova, is a poetic and disturbing piece which draws upon the work of Sade and Poe, using Svankmajer’s trademark of live action mixed with stop-animation. Continue reading The Stunningly Surreal World of Jan Svankmajer
Here are some books already released this year which I’m looking forward to reading, along with links to reviews. When The Floods Came – by Clare Morrall A dystopian coming-of-age tale that doubles as a paean to the author’s home … Continue reading 10 Books Released in 2016 that I’m Looking Forward to Reading!