Posts Tagged ‘feminism’

Rooney Mara (Lisbeth Salander), Daniel Craig (Mikael Blomkvist), Christopher Plummer (Henrik Vanger), Robin Wright (Erika Berger). Screenplay by Steven Zaillian. Directed by David Fincher. Rating: 18. Running time: 158 minutes. To all the phoney ‘purists’ who stupidly decided to prejudge this remake, I wish to begin by saying Fuck You. You have been made to […]


Julia Roberts (Erin Brockovich), Albert Finney (Ed Masry), Aaron Eckhart (George). Screenplay by Susannah Grant. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. Rating: 15. Running time: 130 minutes. Imagine for a second that cinema had existed from the beginning of time. The beginning of human time, that is, so we had a library of films stretching back past […]


Burt Lancaster (Ole ‘Swede’ Andreson), Ava Gardner (Kitty Collins), Edmond O’Brien (Jim Reardon). Screenplay by Anthony Veiller. Directed by Robert Siodmak. Running time: 103 minutes. The Killers is textbook noir: murder, mystery and dark motives, all playing out around a glamorous temptress lurking in the background who goes by the name of Kitty Collins. She’s better […]