Nae Caranfil is the most respectable Romanian movie director. So great that his works are not fully appreciated for their great value. “Too good to be true” certainly applies to his films and for this one – Closer to the moon -in particular he had a different approach.
So, let me start by saying that I wasn’t a big fan of the Rocky movies when I was a kid. Boxing wasn’t my thing (as it is now). I knew and was motivated by the eye of the tiger song and clips, but didn’t made an impact as a film in my childhood. Although […]
I remember back 20 years (+-) or so when the first Jurassic Park movie came out. At one museum in my city (the capital of an East-European country) they had those robotic dinosaurs they used in the original Jurassic Park movie for an expo for a couple of weeks. I went there with my dad an I […]
So, first of all let me welcome you back on this website. I decided to give it a small face-lift so I changed the theme to a more responsive one (as I am assuming that you read this blog from your tablet, mobile phone or laptop).
It’s hard for me to imagine now that this one it’s just one year before the ground-breaking “The sixth sense”. M. Night Shyamalan is one of my favorite directors (as you will see, I will try not to write as much about the movies that I haven’t enjoyed).
There are two movie pictures that I wait for this year. One of them is this one. If you can’t guess which is the next one, I’ll tell you: The Dark Knight Rises. Let’s leave that one for its own article an keep concentrating on this one, from who’s euphoria I haven’t yet come back […]
Lockout – or the latest Luc Besson’s production. “Based on an original idea of Luc Besson” says more than three times during the credits, in the beginning, and at the end of the picture (funny thing, because he lost a lawsuit for plagiarism for this movie).
Later edit: I wrote this piece 6 years ago. I remember exactly how pissed of I was when I saw the rooster and realize how much of a bs it was. Makes me want to watch Glengarry Glen Ross again.