FILM REVIEW; A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE

David Cronenberg says a lot of things about violence in his 2005 masterpiece, A History of Violence. Consider the brilliantly absorbing final scene that sees the central family of four sit for dinner like they probably have a million times before but only this time there is a new constant. Their varying bearings convey someContinue reading “FILM REVIEW; A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE”

FILM REVIEW; EASTERN PROMISES

Canadian director David Cronenberg had a reputation as a terrific horror filmmaker prior to the 2000’s but since the turn of the century, he has seemingly been operating outside his comfort zone. To be honest, saying “comfort zone” is actually plain silly because a mere trek through his more recent works (Maps to the Stars, AContinue reading “FILM REVIEW; EASTERN PROMISES”