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  • The Handmaiden

    The Handmaiden


    Difficult to rate this picture because the filmmaking is exquisite - no surprise there, given who is behind the camera. But the story, oh the story ... what was I expecting? Certainly not a piquant lesbian love triangle! For all intents and purposes, I should have liked this film, though, but somehow I wasn't quite as won over as everyone else. I'm not exactly sure why. Perhaps because I entered the film thinking the plot was totally different from what…

  • Manchester by the Sea

    Manchester by the Sea


    The acting. The direction. The score. Man.