POSTS TAGGED 'Inception'
Black Box (2020) is an ingenious sci-fi thriller that makes a lot out of a little. I don’t mean that as a backhanded compliment, but to illustrate that good storytelling doesn’t need to rely on big budgets or extravagant production value. In fact, many blockbusters…READ MORE
Brandon Cronenberg’s Possessor (2020) plays like a nightmare. There is a story here, and from a distance it contains elements that look familiar. But with Cronenberg’s writing and direction, it’s constructed with a dark and twisted vision. It’s a sci-fi/horror film that aims not to…READ MORE
Have audiences reached superhero fatigue? When the screening of Doctor Strange (2016) ended, the audience I was with had a peculiar reaction. Instead of buzzing with excitement over what they’ve just seen, the crowd gathered their things and quietly shuffled out the door. It was…READ MORE
In I’ll Follow You Down, Marika (Gillian Anderson) says goodbye to her scientist husband Gabe (Rufus Sewell) at the Toronto airport, takes her son Erol home, and waits patiently for her spouse to come back from his trip to Princeton. Which he never does. He’s…READ MORE