Take Shelter Blu Ray review

The Cassandra complex has often been used in cinema to explore how we consume narrative and character. Jeff Nichols seems to depend on this for TAKE SHELTER. Curtis (Michael Shannon) is plagued with visions of ... Read More...

Film noir with Frank & Lola

Film Noir was the bedrock of cinema in the 40s and 50s, with the likes of Humphrey Bogart and Robert Mitchum dominating the genre. Recent decades have seen the rise of ‘Neo-Noir’ - all the elements of a classic film noir, but with modern themes and visual elements.

99 Homes Blu-ray Review

Ramin Bahrani's 99 Homes is a thrilling and intense drama starring two outstanding performances from Andrew Garfield and Michael Shannon.

DVD Review – Take Shelter

“Listen up, there's a storm coming, like nothing you've ever seen, and not a one of you is prepared for it!” So screams Michael Shannon's Curtis shortly before the third act of Jeff Nichols' powerful psycho... Read More...