Posts Tagged strange

My Week with Marilyn

My Week with Marilyn

Thursday, March 22, 2012 No Comments

My Week with Marilyn is a film about Marilyn Monroe, following a young Colin Clark, with a heavy focus on Marilyn, but also centered on Colin. That may sound confusing, and it is, because there was no central character in the movie. It wanted to be about her, but also about him, and it ended […]

Beauty and the Beast 3D

Beauty and the Beast 3D

Monday, January 23, 2012 No Comments

After seeing the 3D reincarnation in theaters, I really want to purchase a copy of Beauty and the Beast on DVD. Not because it was so amazing that it reignited my adoration for this beautiful Disney classic, but for the exact opposite reason. I would go as far to say that if this was my […]

Dogtooth

Dogtooth

Thursday, November 10, 2011 No Comments

Filled with monotonous, seemingly aimless, exchanges, apathetic sexual encounters, weird family rules, vocabulary adjustments (“sea” means “armchair”), and odd sibling competitions, Dogtooth definitely had me intrigued, curious as to what was happening. When I realized that it was about parents who seclude their children from the outside world entirely, making up rules and, as I […]

Paper Man

Paper Man

Friday, February 4, 2011 No Comments

Strange was the word that kept coming to mind while watching Paper Man, the story of a besieged writer who’s struggling with psychological maladies and the relationship that forms between him and a girl who also seems to be struggling with some issues of her own. But not only was I struck by the oddness […]