Posts da categoria: movies

The last three… movies

Good People (dir. Henrik Ruben Genz, 2014) A couple discovers a bag full of money after the death of their tenant and decide to keep it to pay debts. OF COURSE the thief who stole to money targets the couple and … Continue lendo

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Michelle

Michelle Williams, always so beautiful. These pics were taken by Mikael Jansson for Interview Magazine (may 2011). The interview, by journalist and novelist Vendela Vida, is a bit old but very interesting (especially when the actress talks about the shooting … Continue lendo

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Audrey & Pippin_love

You may have seen around a few pics of actress Audrey Hepburn with a cute little deer, but do you know the story behind these pictures? In 1958 Audrey was filming Green Mansions, directed by her then-husband Mel Ferrer. Her … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

Point Blank (À Bout Portant, dir. Fred Cavayé, 2010) A nurse saves the wrong guy: a thief, whose henchmen take his pregnant wife hostage to force him to take their boss out of the hospital. A nice thriller, not a lot different … Continue lendo

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Hitchcock_love

Hitchcock was really one of the best! A few of my favorite moments of the genius of suspense: 1. Yawning over Book of Birds. Obviously a reference to his movie The Birds (1963). The photo credit is © Bettmann/CORBIS. 2. Threatening or cute with that … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

The Eclipse (dir. Conor McPherson, 2009) During a literary festival in Cobh, a seaside Irish town, a widower starts to receive very strange visitors at home. The novelist Lena Morelle, a specialist in ghost stories, arrives in town for the festival and gets involved in … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

Nebraska (dir. Alexander Payne, 2013) A kind of road trip with an alcoholic/senile father and his estranged son. A very sensitive movie, with wonderful photography, script and incredibly well built characters, amazing actors… of course it didn’t win the Oscars! But I think … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

Café Lumière (Kôhî jikô, dir. Hsiao-hsien Hou, 2003) The movie is a homage to the great Japanese director Yasujirô Ozu and is even more minimalist than the original (if that’s possible). It shows fragments of the life of young Yoko and her friend … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

Deadfall (dir. Stefan Ruzowitzky, 2012) The movie is basically about two brothers on the run after a casino heist. It gets more interesting when you realize that the focus of the movie is not the theft or the suspense, but the … Continue lendo

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The last three… movies

I Wish (Kiseki, dir. Hirokazu Koreeda, 2011) It’s a movie with children rather than a children movie, you know? This little japanese gem tells the story of a 12 year old boy who believes that the energy released by two bullet trains … Continue lendo

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