Watching it was an odd experience. As pretentious, trite, and overblown as it can feel sometimes, often being silly and specially irritating. The movie never bored me. And while I often find movies that waste great performances to the point i Have to say they couldn't be save by them. Malkovich does saves this one, and makes it, the whole thing is build on him, and the man carries that weight with ease, everything about the movie thats about his…
The scale of it is glorious. The movie itself less so. I heard the original run time was about 4 hours long, and it shows.
As it is, we get a typical oscar bait biopic. Is extremely well made, and the acting is genuinely great. But you feel that you are watching an abridged versión of an abridged story. It just runs through the run time, which by the middle of it really starts to drag, with most characters entering…
Movie 5 in my October's Horror film a day.
Star FBI trainee Clarice Starling is asked by the head of the division she wants to work in to present a questionnaire to brilliant forensic psychiatrist and cannibalistic serial killer, Hannibal Lecter, but soon what started as a routine errand will connect with the murders of a brutal serial killer dubbed Buffalo Bill.
This one is hard to talk about, it’s an iconic movie and a modern classic for a reason,…
Movie 11 in my October's Horror film a day.
Sally and her brother go, accompanied by some friends, to visit their grandfather’s grave after hearing news of vandalism and grave robbing in the local cemetery, but as they go deeper into the small town they will enter their worst nightmare.
There are movies that while I like or love, I usually avoid watching too often. The reason varies from film to film. The Texas Chainsaw massacre is one of those…