Adapting a book which is, essentially, an extremely wordy but funny account of mental illness is a task that requires a certain amount of delicacy. And there’s no director in Hollywood less famous for his delicate touch than David O. Russell, whose rant with/against Angelica [...]
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Words by Jeff Galasso. After their success with The Muppets Nicolas Stoller and Jason Segel return to their old profane tricks in illustrating the struggles faced by two love-struck San Franciscans in The Five-Year Engagement. This latest Stoller/Segel collaboration sees the latter teamed up with Emily Blunt as [...]
What was the last ‘great’ British crime thriller? It’s a difficult thought. The Americans used to monopolise the genre but in recent years the best that they can produce is fare like The Town which, at best, is a simple popcorn thriller. So it seems [...]