Posts Tagged ‘repulsion’

Catherine Deneuve (Séverine Serizy), Michel Piccoli (Henri Husson), Geneviève Page (Madame Anais). Screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere and Luis Buñuel. Directed by Luis Buñuel. Rating: 18. Running time: 101 minutes. Belle de Jour the film unfolds like literature. Novels may be more commonly renowned for their cryptic clues lurking between the lines, and the meaning of their metaphors which are easily missed […]


James Spader (Graham Dalton), Andie MacDowell (Ann Bishop Mullany), Peter Gallagher (John Mullany), Laura San Giacomo (Cynthia Patrice Bishop). Written by Steven Soderbergh. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. Rating: 18. Running time: 100 minutes. A frank title from the frankest of films, this little indie flick from debut director Steven Soderbergh stormed Cannes and shocked thousands […]


Catherine Deneuve (Carole), Ian Hendry (Michael), John Fraser (Colin). Written by Gérard Brach and Roman Polanski. Directed by Roman Polanski. Rating: 18. Running time: 105 minutes. A shocking portrait of paranoia and androphobia, Repulsion lets us observe the mind and life of Carole, a Belgian manicurist living in Kensington with her sister. A quiet girl, […]