“This is a gorgeous, brilliant movie. The plot is subtle and often slow, easing its way toward a final confrontation between Robert Shaw’s silent blond assassin and Connery’s Bond.”
The few times Coogan and Brydon stop to smell the roses are the few times we’re allowed to as well. And in those moments, Italy steals the show.Read more "Belated Film Review: Savouring the Sights, Smells, Courses of ‘The Trip to Italy’"
In a career defined by roles that played off his cufflinks and casual crew cut, we’ve probably done the dude’s acting chops a disservice.Read more "Belated Film Review: Clooney, His Italy, and ‘The American’"
Boyle uses the beauty of Thailand and Ko Phi Phi as if it’s a main character, just behind DiCaprio’s Richard and Francoise’s smile…Read more "Belated Film Review: DiCaprio, Danny Boyle, and Crystal Blue Bikinis in ‘The Beach’"