29 Days of Romance, Review #27: Blue is the Warmest Colour (2013)

29 Days of Romance, Review #27: Blue is the Warmest Colour (2013)

  Directed by: Abdellatif Kechiche. Starring: Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche. Runtime: 3h. Released: May 23, 2013 (Cannes). Some spoilers follow. I’ve seen debate about the length of films lately, especially with the release of Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, which clocked in at three and a half hours. Personally, I don’t have a problem [...]

The Green Mile (1999)

The Green Mile Release Date: December 10, 1999 Director: Frank Darabont Stars: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse Runtime: 189 min Tagline: Miracles do happen Did you know? Originally set in 1932, the timeframe was bumped to 1935 so the movie Top Hat could be featured. The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one [...]

American Beauty – A film review by Daniel Prinn

American Beauty Release Date: October 1, 1999 Director: Sam Mendes Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch Runtime: 122 min Tagline: … look closer.  American Beauty is a depressing, but beautiful, insightful and profound look at the life of a dysfunctional suburban family; making it one of the greatest films of the 90s and 1999 (It’s [...]

Michael Clarke Duncan dead

  Michael Clarke Duncan (December 10, 1957 - September 3, 2012) Michael Clarke Duncan just died this morning, at age 54,  after being hospitalized for a heart attack since July. Duncan is best known for his role as John Coffey (like the drink, only not spelled the same) in The Green Mile, which he got an Oscar [...]