In-flight entertainment

I recently took a one-week trip to Beijing to attend my brother’s wedding. The city itself is fascinating, built on a monumental scale (or as dissident artist Ai Weiwei puts it, “inhuman”), and Beijing traffic is one of the most terrifying things I’ve ever encountered. I didn’t have a lot of time to explore, but […]

Blasts from the past

Catching up

Stanley Kubrick 6: Odd Man Out – Barry Lyndon (1975)

DVD of the week: Messiah of Evil (1973)

Walter Matthau, man of action?