Steven Soderbergh has retired! I don’t think any of us saw this coming, especially after the fact that he’s been directing, on average, about four films a year for the fast few years. Anyhow, Side Effects is, supposedly, his final cinematic release and, if that’s [...]
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Onscreen snow is falling, little children are wearing wooly jumpers and talking with wooly English accents, a seemingly dastardly villain is learning to be nice… Could it be any other time of the year than Christmas? For all it’s incisiveness and originality, Hugo, Martin Scorcese’s [...]
The first Sherlock Holmes movie in this new series set out the unusual new feel of the character. Instead of being a charismatic genius who got stuff done by deduction, Holmes became a charismatic genius who was also manic, verbose, borderline autistic and, most iconoclastically [...]
Every week Polish poster designer Maks Bereski will be gracing The Clapper Bored with his beautiful, minimalist takes on new and upcoming releases. This is Maks’ effort for Steven Soderbergh’s ensemble virus drama Contagion. And yes, it is already out of focus, you’re not dying of [...]
“Contagion” is one of the better productions you’ll see, this whole year. There are so many things that are done so well that I can understand the accolades and acclaim the movie is attracting. Seriously, I wouldn’t know where to start. Should I talk about [...]