Posts Tagged ‘peeping tom’

Vanessa Redgrave (Jane), David Hemmings (Thomas), John Castle (Bill), Jane Birkin (The Blonde). Screenplay by Tonino Guerra and Michelangelo Antonioni. Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni. Rating: 15. Running time: 111 minutes. ‘Something fantastic has happened!’ This is how Blowup‘s protagonist responds to the witnessing of what he believes to be an attempted murder. No wonder Hollywood’s […]

It is, quite frankly, disturbing to read on the internet that Michael Powell’s career as a director was practically ended by the release of Peeping Tom. For some reason unbeknownst to those of us looking back at cinema history from the perspective of today, the audience and critics of the time hated the film. Ebert […]

Broken Embraces is nothing short of stunning, and I mean to use that word predominantly as it should be: to reference the visual. Almodovar has always had an eye for colour, but never moreso than in his latest effort. Broken Embraces oozes with beauty. Red monopolises every scene as it always has done for Pedro […]