Watching The Girl On The Train Watching The Girl…

So maybe I watched this one too soon after seeing the recent Brian De Palma documentary De Palma (2015) after watching a run of De Palma movies.  Maybe I'm too big a fan of the 90's films where Micheal Douglas' manhood (mental and physical) and some shlocky plotting act as a gateway for a really interesting … Continue reading Watching The Girl On The Train Watching The Girl…

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Film: Gone Girl (2014)

Here's a great big slice of genre cinema for you.  Based on the pulp novel by Gillian Flynn (here adapting her own work for the screen), Fincher has delivered his most funest movie since Panic Room (2002); it's trashy, quite glorious and, at moments, even hilarious. In removing about 100 pages of content Flynn has … Continue reading Film: Gone Girl (2014)