The Director as Sociopath …

Quentin Tarantino has formidable filmmaking skills, rooted in his deep knowledge of movies famously acquired during his years as a video store clerk. His ability to create images, to build fluid visual progressions and elaborate displays of action, is complemented by a savant’s dazzling knack for exhilaratingly wordy dialogue rich in non-narrative tangents and the […]

Blasts from the past

DVD of the Week: The World, the Flesh & the Devil (1959)

Hometown Talent

Michael Dowse’s Goon: Made in Winnipeg

DVD diary: September – part two