The movie heightens the costumed formality, the precise ritual, the almost absurd theater of the Georgian gentry.
Magazine: Film & TV
Watching Moss’s character move from terror to relief to greater terror, and then fight back, you can see what made her an icon on TV.
Everyone’s taste doesn’t have to conform to your sensibilities.
Bong Joon-ho delivers defiant strangeness once again.
A little Oscar counterprogramming, if high tension and white-knuckling are your thing.
A look at the Academy Award nominations
In the next issue, hopefully, I will report on the good movies that came out during the Christmas-season rush. First, though, we need to talk about the big, bad ones.
You will not find these films compared in many reviews, but it’s interesting to read them through each other.
De-aging visual technology can only do so much.
The closer you get to the Holocaust, the more your efforts at satire will be swallowed up.