The Films of … Edgar Wright

A series about my favourite directors and their filmography. Edgar Wright is an English filmmaker. He is best known for his satirical and fast paced films, and his use of popular music to fit the scene is sublime. Let's take a look at the films that make him a wonderful director. Edgar Wright A Fistful… Continue reading The Films of … Edgar Wright

Gosford Park (2001)

Director: Robert Altman Comedy - Drama - Mystery  Cast: Maggie Smith * Ryan Phillipe * Michael Gambon * Kristin Scott Thomas * My guilty pleasure is watching films that involve the rich, flawed people that live upstairs, and the staff that live below and serve them. Set in the 1930s, a group of rich, some… Continue reading Gosford Park (2001)

Boss Level (2020)

Director: Joe Carnahan Action - Mystery - Sci-Fi - Thriller Cast: Frank Grillo * Mel Gibson * Naomi Watts * Michelle Yeoh I found this quite entertaining.  Frank Grillo is Roy Pulver, a retired special forces officer who becomes trapped in an infinite time-loop on the day of his murder. He has to solve the… Continue reading Boss Level (2020)

Enduring Love (2004)

Director: Roger Michel Drama - Mystery - Romance  Cast: Daniel Craig * Samantha Morton * Rhys Ifans A British slice of life film.  After a tragic hot air balloon accident, which resulted in the death of a man, Joe (Daniel Craig) has been unable to come to terms with it.  Later, he finds that he… Continue reading Enduring Love (2004)

Paris, Texas (1984)

Director: Wim Wenders Drama Cast: Harry Dean Stanton * Natassja Kinski * Dean Stockwell * Hunter Carson * My Thoughts  So slow, but so worth it! One of Harry Dean Stanton’s best roles. He plays Travis, apparently a mute traveller, who has been missing for four years.  He has left everything behind, including his young… Continue reading Paris, Texas (1984)