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)

Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Where no man has gone before (English)

The third episode of the first season, Where no man has gone before, is a strange third episode, since it was actually conceived as the first episode of the series. And of course it was! It’s easy to tell due to the many scenes made to present members of the crew like Scotty and Sulu. … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Where no man has gone before (English)

Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Oltre la galassia

Siamo al terzo episodio della prima stagione: Oltre la galassia (titolo originale: Where no man has gone before)! Ed è uno strano terzo episodio, visto che in realtà fu concepito come primo episodio della serie. E si nota! Ci sono molte scene fatte per presentare i membri dell’equipaggio come Scotty e Sulu. D’altra parte, mancano … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Oltre la galassia

Scream: che saga!

Wes Craven è stato uno dei registi più importanti per il cinema horror degli ultimi 50 anni. Negli anni 70 ebbe un discreto successo col suo debutto, The last house on the left (1972 – uscito in Italia come L’ultima casa a sinistra), girato praticamente a costo zero, e soprattutto con The hills have eyes … More Scream: che saga!

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)

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)