Young Sherlock Holmes / Pyramid Of Fear: Incomparable (English)

Finally, here I am writing about Young Sherlock Holmes (it’s also known with the alternative title Pyramid Of Fear), the 1985 film written by Chris Columbus and directed by Barry Levinson. Why finally? Because this is undoubtedly one of the movies I love the most, and not only because the protagonist is a young version … More Young Sherlock Holmes / Pyramid Of Fear: Incomparable (English)

It – Chapter One: Nothing To Write Home About (English)

The hype-train is going full speed to the new Chapter of It since most people enjoyed so much Chapter One! This is certainly another sign of how I don’t know much about cinema, as I’m surely mistaken… Why, you’re wondering, what do I think of It: Chapter One by Andy Muschietti? Let’s start with some positive … More It – Chapter One: Nothing To Write Home About (English)

The Dead Zone: Cold And Powerful (English)

The first half of the Eighties has certainly been a cinematic golden age for Stephen King. Two wonderful movies based on his writings were released in 1983 alone: Christine by John Carpenter and The Dead Zone by David Cronenberg (and no, I don’t include Cujo by Lewis Teague among the wonderful movies of 1983). And only three … More The Dead Zone: Cold And Powerful (English)

The Silence Of The Lambs: Revolutionary (English)

The silence of the lambs came out in 1991, directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins. This is another great Nineties’ classic (like the recently reviewed Braveheart, 1995): everyone has seen it, the character of Hannibal Lecter played by Hopkins is extremely famous, and the movie itself is widely believed to be … More The Silence Of The Lambs: Revolutionary (English)

Crocodile Dundee (I & II): Tourism Commercials (English)

Ah, the 80s… and all of a sudden I feel nostalgic! We live in the endless era of 80s’ nostalgia, so absurd that even people who weren’t alive back then feel nostalgic about that particular period of time. But I don’t want to sound cynical. I’m here to write about a couple of movies that … More Crocodile Dundee (I & II): Tourism Commercials (English)