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    Unsung Gems – ‘Blood Simple ‘

    Blood Simple Directed by Joel Coen Screenplay by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen USA, 1984 Love them or loathe them, the Coen Brothers are indisputably an institution in Hollywood cinema, lone wolves of distinctive style and tone who continue to put out top standard films never as straightforward as they seemingly should do. The signature […] More

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    Supporting Actors: The Overlooked and Underrated (part 3 of 5)

    Nicol Williamson as Merlin in Excalibur (John Boorman, 1981, UK): Turning in by far the best acting in Boorman’s epic, Williamson sets the bar for all other interpretations of the Merlin character. Best known as an acclaimed stage actor with a history of incredibly unprofessional behavior, this is Williamson’s most memorable film role and will […] More

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    Quentin vs. Coens Art Show

    Spoke Art, the team behind the recent Wes Anderson-themed Bad Dads exhibit in San Francisco is heading to New York for their next big film-themed art show titled Quentin vs. Coens. The exhibit will be open from April 7-April 9 at the Bold Hype Gallery in Manhattan and includes work from over 100 artists who […] More

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    The Coen Brothers Might Make A Horror Film

    True Grit surprisingly stands as the Coen brother’s biggest box-office success to date. The film opened wider than any Coen brothers film, across 3,047 venues, and yet earned a robust $8,402 per-theater average—a validation of the film’s strength in the marketplace. The film’s success could be attributed to several facts:  The simple case of the […] More

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    Trailer: A Woman, a Gun, and a Noodle Shop

    A Woman, a Gun, and a Noodle Shop – Last and probably least on the list is Zhang Yimou’s remake of the Coen brothers classic Blood Simple.  The film may have underwhelmed at Berlin, despite masterful visuals and committed performances.  But it still is a real curiosity with its flamboyant period garb and Three Stooges […] More

  • Top 20 films about writers

    Top 20 films about writers films about writers 20- Infamous 19- Throw Mama From The Train 18- Deathtrap 17- Deconstructing Harry 16- Morvern Callar 15- Where The Buffallo Roam 14- Misery 13- In The Mouth Of Madness 12 – Wonderboys 11- American Splendor 10 – The Hours 9- Adaptation 8- My Left Foot 7- Before […] More