Posts Tagged atmosphere

Arbitrage

Arbitrage

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 No Comments

There’s something lacking about Arbitrage that didn’t induce the desired thrilling atmosphere it purportedly contained. Maybe it was that the police were highly incompetent. I mean, Gere left a trail of evidence behind him, and they still had a hard time convicting him? And what about the business deal which I felt was never fully […]

Red Lights

Red Lights

Friday, August 17, 2012 No Comments

The atmosphere, pacing, and acting in Red Lights was definitely absorbing. I found myself following along intently, trailing the story closely as it weaved its way through the various obstacles and conundrums that befell the protagonist (Cillian Murphy). The more the movie dove into the mystery, the more curious I became. But then, as has […]

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Limbo

Monday, October 25, 2010 5 Comments

Truly atmospheric games don’t come along very often, but ever more rare are 2D platformers that manage to create their own atmosphere. Limbo is one of those games. Mostly a 2D platformer and part puzzle, part survival-horror, it’s a game so engrossing that you don’t notice that you’ve managed to play through the entire experience […]