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Posts tagged ‘Dramas’

8
Sep

Photo Play – Red Cliff (2008)

by HELEN GEIB

contemplating war

Red Cliff (2008)

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7
Jul

Photo Play – Hoosiers (1986)

by HELEN GEIB

basketball season off the court

Hoosiers (1986)

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9
Mar

Favorites Corner: Films of Wong Kar-wai

by GEOFF GEIB and HELEN GEIB

An occasional feature where the writers compare their favorite films by some of the greats of world cinema.

Wong Kar-wai (b. 1958)

Wong Kar-wai (b. 1958)

In the Mood for Love (2000) Read more »

17
Feb

Photo Play – Once Upon a Time in China (1991)

by HELEN GEIB

building blocks of superstardom

Once Upon a Time in China (1991)

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4
Feb

On DVD/Blu-ray – Review: Captain Phillips (2013)

by NIR SHALEV

Captain Phillips (2013)

Captain Richard Phillips (Tom Hanks) is tasked with helming the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, a huge cargo ship, from point A to point B through the Indian Ocean. However, Somali pirates target the vessel and board it, roughly 145 miles off the Somali coast. We then meet Muse (Arkhad Abdi): lean, mean, and packing an AK-47 just like the three other pirates. He’s their captain and he has it in for Phillips. Read more »

28
Jan

On DVD/Blu-ray – Review: Rush (2013)

by NIR SHALEV

Rush (2013)

Even as a car enthusiast I hadn’t heard of James Hunt or Niki Lauda. I wasn’t ever into car races as I was simply into cars. But after watching Rush, I felt that I missed out on something very special. Read more »

30
Dec

Photo Play – The Man from Snowy River (1982)

by HELEN GEIB

This month on Photo Play: snow

The Man from Snowy River (1982)

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23
Dec

Photo Play – Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

by HELEN GEIB

This month on Photo Play: snow

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

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16
Dec

Photo Play – Winter Sleepers (1997)

by HELEN GEIB

This month on Photo Play: snow

Winter Sleepers (1997)

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2
Dec

Photo Play – Spring Forward (2000)

by HELEN GEIB

This month on Photo Play: snow

Spring Forward (2000)

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