Cannes: The Sea of Trees review

Matthew McConaughey has been doing better than ever of late, with films such as Killer Joe, Dallas Buyers Club and television’s True Detective rightly winning him praise from critics and audiences alike. While this trend is bound to continue with Gus Van Sant’s latest, The Sea of Trees, McConaughey’s performance is the only thing in this patronising catastrophe that’s worthy … Read more

Steven ‘The Butcher’ Soderbergh Part 1 – Psychos

Welcome to the first part of a series on Steven ‘The Butcher’ Soderbergh, wherein I take a look at Steven Soderbergh‘s online video releases. Throughout these features I will not only look at the way in which these films do, or do not, work but also try to understand Soderbergh’s possible motivations. The first of Steven Soderbergh’s published experiments, … Read more

The Canyons review

Lindsay Lohan brings her baggage to Bret Easton Ellis and Paul Schrader’s intriguing oddity.