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”

FILM REVIEW; INSURGENT

The predecessor to the newly released Insurgent, Divergent, is film I watched with largely passive consideration. That film centred around the principle of factions that divides society into five groups based on personality – think the Sorting hat in the Harry Potter series. It is ostensibly an interesting idea and it plays on the conflictContinue reading “FILM REVIEW; INSURGENT”