Archive for February, 2015

Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars

in Canadian Movies

While I have been a David Cronenberg fan since the early days – seeing Scanners’ heads explode was certainly one of the most memorable moments of my cinephile youth – I must admit that I have been pretty puzzled by his two latest movies. After taking us on a tedious – limo – ride with Cosmopolis, Mr . Cronenberg is […]

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What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows

in New Zealand Movies

Vampire movies are probably one of the most enduring subgenres, having fascinated spectators for close to a hundred years, early works such as Nosferatu (1922) and Vampyr  (1932) remaining some of the strongest incarnations to this day. These last few years, vampires have however somewhat turned into a punch line, mostly thanks to film and TV series such as Twilight, […]

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