Recent Viewing

I went to see the new Studio Ghibli release a couple of weeks ago. The Secret World of Arrietty (2010) is based on the Borrowers books by Mary Norton, mostly written in the ’50s. These stories of little people who live in the walls and under the floorboards of houses, “borrowing” unwanted scraps from the […]

Blasts from the past

Representing Violence: The Manson Family (2003)

Trawling the Internet

Italian cops and killers

Criterion Blu-ray review: Polanski’s Macbeth (1971)