Monthly Archives: June 2011

Review #5: Twilight

Title: Twilight Year: 2008 Rating: PG-13 Genre: Romance, Drama Director(s): Catherine Hardwicke Writer(s): Melissa Rosenberg & Stephanie Meyer (novel) Cast: Kristen Stewart (Panic Room, The Runaways), Robert Pattinson (Water for Elephants, Remember Me) Bella and Edward appear to be posing … Continue reading

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Review #5: Let the Right One In

Title: Let the Right One In (originally Låt den rätte komma in) Year: 2008 Rating: R Language: Swedish Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Director(s): Tomas Alfredson Writer(s): John Ajvide Lindqvist (screenplay & novel) Cast: Kåre Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar (Storm), … Continue reading

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Review #4: Never Let Me Go

Title: Never Let Me Go Year: 2010 Rating: R Genre: Romance, Drama, Science Fiction Director(s): Mark Romanek Writer(s): Alex Garland, Kazuo Ishiguro (novel) Cast: Carey Mulligan (Pride & Prejudice, An Education), Andrew Garfield (The Social Network), Keira Knightley (Pirates of … Continue reading

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Review #3: Road to Perdition

Title: Road to Perdition Year: 2002 Rating: R Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller Director(s): Sam Mendes Writer(s): David Self (screenplay); Max Allan Collins & Richard Piers Rayner (graphic novel) Cast: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Paul Newman, Daniel Craig, Stanley Tucci, Jude … Continue reading

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Review #2: Wristcutters: A Love Story

Title: Wristcutters: A Love Story Year: 2006 Rating: R Genre: Romance, Drama, Fantasy, Dark Comedy Director(s): Goran Dukic Writer(s): Etgar Keret & Goran Dukic Cast: Patrick Fugit (Almost Famous), Shea Whigham (Splinter, Fast & Furious, Machete), Shannyn Sossamon (A Knight’s … Continue reading

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Review #1: Teeth

Title: Teeth Year: 2007 Rating: R Genre: Drama, Satire, Horror Director(s): Mitchell Lichtenstein Writer(s): Mitchell Lichtenstein Cast: Jess Weixler, John Hensley, Hale Appleman, Ashley Springer Summary: Dawn (Jess Weixler) is a young, Christian girl who is obsessed with abstinence and … Continue reading

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Hello, hello.

My name is Ariel, and I’m a writer and film lover, so, from time to time, I write film reviews for friends. I used to use another online journal, but their formatting is terrifyingly wonky, so I’m going to transfer … Continue reading

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