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)

The silence of the lambs: rivoluzionario

Il silenzio degli innocenti (The silence of the lambs il titolo originale) uscì nel 1991 per la regia di Jonathan Demme e con Jodie Foster e Anthony Hopkins come protagonisti. Questo è un altro grande classico degli anni Novanta (come l’appena recensito Braveheart, 1995): tutti l’hanno visto, il personaggio di Hannibal Lecter interpretato da Hopkins … More The silence of the lambs: rivoluzionario

Joint Security Area: intriguing (English)

Gongdong gyeongbi guyeok JSA, more commonly known with the shortest international title Joint Security Area, is the third film by Korean director Chan-wook Park. Released in 2000, it made him famous all over the world before he made the fantastic trilogy on revenge which began with Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) and ended with Sympathy … More Joint Security Area: intriguing (English)

Widows: sovraffollato

Widows (in Italia uscito col bellissimo titolo: Widows – Eredità criminale) è l’ultimo film diretto da Steve McQueen, lo stesso regista di Hunger (2008), Shame (2011), e 12 years a slave (2013). Sono andato al cinema con grandi aspettative, dato anche il cast che annovera tra gli altri Cynthia Erivo (esageratamente brava in Bad times at El … More Widows: sovraffollato

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)