The fog: a great paranormal thriller (English)

The fog is the third movie directed by John Carpenter and was released two years after his greatest success: Halloween (1978). Although it pertains to the same genre of the latter (horror / thriller), the American director couldn’t have made a more different film. In other words: any other young director would have limited himself to … More The fog: a great paranormal thriller (English)

BlacKkKlansman: Spike Lee is really angry (English)

BlacKkKlansman is Spike Lee’s latest movie: released in 2018, the film stars John David Washington (he’s the son of Denzel Washington) and Adam Driver, who’s working so much lately! I don’t think that I have to introduce the great American director: Do the right thing (1989), Malcolm X (1992), 25th hour (2002) are only three great examples … More BlacKkKlansman: Spike Lee is really angry (English)

John Carpenter’s Vampires: an amazing western movie (English)

Since a few days ago I once again watched John Carpenter’s Vampires (if you can find it in Bluray buy without hesitation, it’s a fantastic edition), I decided to write about it. But first let’s talk for a moment about the 1998 John Carpenter. The 80s began well for the American director thanks to the … More John Carpenter’s Vampires: an amazing western movie (English)

The village: why so much negative criticism? (English)

The village is a 2004 film directed by the beloved/hated M. Night Shyamalan. He’s a very controversial director: after the unanimously well-received The Sixth Sense (1998), he was celebrated as the next Spielberg. Then his films featuring surprise endings began to wear out, and perhaps The village is considered the beginning of his artistic decline. … More The village: why so much negative criticism? (English)

Everyone knows: a good solid movie (English)

Asghar Farhadi is a young (46 years old) and talented Iranian director: two of his movies have won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, not to mention his countless other awards. It’s easy to understand why for his first Spanish production (actually, it’s a collaboration between Spain, France, and Italy) he managed to work with … More Everyone knows: a good solid movie (English)