The Bone Collector: Movie Review

The Bone Collector is a 1999 film directed by Phillip Noyce and based on a novel by Jeffery Deaver. The film is so Nineties… The structure and atmosphere are copied from movies like Seven (1995) and The Silence of the Lambs (1991). The movie is full of genre and period clichés such as the character … More The Bone Collector: Movie Review


The Lives Of Others: Movie Review

Das leben der anderen (The Lives of Others, 2006) is the first movie directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck. What a debut! The film takes place in East Germany (Deutsche Demokratische Republik, DDR) in 1984, its protagonist is captain of the Staatssicherheitsdienst (more commonly known as Stasi), the secret police of that time, and it’s incredibly … More The Lives Of Others: Movie Review