Films in 50 words-ish: Code 46

Alienation is the common thread to so much cinema lately, with this near future pic exploring relationships complicated by genetics; too many clones. Everything here you’ve seen before, but the montage is so powerful it remains more than fresh. It’s an accomplishment that further proves Winterbottom’s incredible range and versatility. With extra marks Continue reading

Films in 50 words-ish: Ruang Rak Noi Nid Mahasan (Last Life in the Universe)

Last Life’s pondering could do without the boom mike’s cameos spoiling the visual sensation it’s after and introducing comedy where it shouldn’t be. Yet, while it reaches out for disconnection and alienation, without quite getting there, it’s a strangely engaging film. A clumsy 6 out of 10. Sarin ui chu-eok (Memories of Murder)……Code Continue reading