THE WICKER MAN (1973) – REVIEW


  1973 DIRECTOR: Robin Hardy "Come. It is time to keep your appointment with the Wicker Man." Though we never even lay eyes on it until the final few moments of the film, the Wicker Man, both as pagan image and classic horror flick, has become an icon of the genre. But if you are … Continue reading THE WICKER MAN (1973) – REVIEW

HORSE FEATHERS (MARX BROTHERS) (1932) – REVIEW


1932 DIRECTOR: Norman McLeod  "I married your mother because I wanted children. Imagine my disappointment when you arrived." The penultimate Marx Brothers film as their time with Paramount was drawing to a close, Horse Feathers was possible one the their most anarchic entries. The paper thin plot revolving around building a football team at the … Continue reading HORSE FEATHERS (MARX BROTHERS) (1932) – REVIEW

PANDORA’S BOX (1929) – REVIEW (Die Büchse der Pandora)


1929 DIRECTOR: G.W. Pabst Contains spoliers! "The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her." (IMDb Synopsis) Back in selected cinamas now in the UK, Pandora's Box was one of the last films of the silent era, a period of transition … Continue reading PANDORA’S BOX (1929) – REVIEW (Die Büchse der Pandora)